Pets under the rental property pinch

New analysis suggests that pets are being squeezed out of the rental market. SPONSORED BY TERRI SCHEER INSURANCE Only eight currently available rental properties in Sydney...

Do landlords have to charge a rental bond?

The rental bond is money paid by a tenant as a form of security in the event they breach their tenancy agreement. But as...

How a dehumidifier can keep mould at bay in your property

Let’s face it, there is nothing attractive about mould. By Brian Kingsley - Bye Mould  Most tenants visit multiple properties before they choose the one they'd...

Tenant screening? Don’t miss these 5 red flags

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, there are 4.62 million rented dwellings in Australia. Though most renters pay on time and will give...

5 simple landscaping changes to attract new tenants

Has your investment property been sitting vacant for too long? One of the best ways to add value to your property and attract great...

Know your suburb inside out with RentReports

Access to the latest rental data through RentReports can help to accurately price your rental property. The RentReports tool offers comprehensive, real-time data for...

Your property listing: 8 hot tips to win a good tenant

How do you give a listing everything it needs to make sure you attract quality tenants? Use this guide to get the most out of...

Use RentCheck to avoid unnecessary risk in tenant selection

Ready to approve a new tenant for your investment property? Don’t miss RentCheck, a tool from Rent.com.au that screens your potential tenants before they...

Lighting and your investment property: Everything you need to know

In a competitive rental market, knowing what is advantageous to have in your home helps you to maximise the returns on your property. From...

Good communication: The key to a satisfying tenancy

ESTABLISHING a good relationship and communication with a tenant is key to a mutually satisfying tenancy, according to Rent.com.au.