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Why 2018 was the year of the renter

facebook twitter pinterest After years of being treated like second-class citizens, 2018 was the year renters finally got a break. VIA – Domain (December 29, 2018) Sky-high capital-city house prices...

New creatives are remaking Canberra’s city centre, but at a social cost

The new economy and new technology are changing Canberra’s city centre, Walter Burley Griffin’s design legacy of 100 years ago. While the central area is becoming an...

Australia’s cheapest (and most expensive) suburbs revealed

Rent.com.au has ranked the top 10 most affordable and most expensive suburbs by state, as well as those suburbs which sit around the median...
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Victorians’ vote on rental reform a good guide for Queensland

After a 9-week consultation into the current rental laws in Queensland, the Palaszczuk Government has received a record-breaking 130,000 responses from Queenslanders wanting to...
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Expert tips for first-time renters

Australia’s leading rental experts share their top tips and pieces of advice to remember when renting for the first time. VIA – Budget Direct (December 5,...

Create a Pet Resume to help with your next rental application on Rent.com.au

If you've ever had trouble finding a pet-friendly rental property, Rent.com.au has a way to ensure your furry friend puts their best paw forward...
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Generation Share: why more older Australians are living in share houses

An increasing number of older Australians are living in share housing. A relatively new group to emerge on the share-housing scene, they are choosing...
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The ‘bridesmaid’ suburbs where Melburnians can save most on rent

Savvy Melbourne tenants could save hundreds of dollars per week by renting one suburb over from their dream postcode. VIA – Herald Sun/News.com.au (December 2, 2018) Rental...

Rent.com.au rental market snapshot: November 2018

Rent.com.au has released its latest report for November 2018 based on property leasing data. The report illustrates the shift in Australian median rental property...

Report recommends more multi-residential construction in WA

Western Australia's housing construction activity will remain flat in 2018-19, with a subdued recovery expected to continue next year and into 2020-21, a leading...