How soon should I start searching for rentals?

If your lease is coming to an end, or you're about to rent for the first time, you might wonder about the best time...

2019 off with a bang as renters go mad for homes

As many renters view the beginning of the new year as the ideal time to find a home, 2019 has started with a bang...

9 gorgeous cottage-style homes to rent today

At one point or another, you've probably dreamed of escaping to your own little cottage getaway. The good news is that it's not an...

Your rental ledger – Why you should be asking for a copy

When it comes to applying for your next property, a good rental ledger is hugely beneficial. One of the most valuable things you can...

The 10 articles you read most in 2018

Of all the renting tips and advice, property news and lifestyle stories we posted on the Rent.com.au blog in 2018, here are the top...

What a $1,000/week rental looks like in 15 Australian cities

Check out what a thousand dollar rental listing looks like in the biggest cities across the nation. Ever been curious to know what a $1,000...

How is rent paid in Australia?

The rent you pay your landlord or agent gives you the right to live in your property. Exactly how rent works can vary from...

Documents you need to apply for a rental property in Australia

When you submit a rental application, you may be asked to attach additional documents. Your future landlord/agent needs more information that will show them...

What happens after you apply for a rental property?

You've put in a rental property application, and you're now waiting to find out if you got the place. So what happens next? Looking for your...

How to find the best internet plan when you’re renting

Moving soon and need to get your internet sorted? Why wouldn’t you? The good news is that today there are internet service providers out...