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New Victorian rental laws rollout in June 2019

Victoria’s rental laws will undergo a shakeup with two new reforms in place from 19 July 2019. Here we explain what these reforms mean...

More than Two Thirds of Aussie Renters Undecided about Who to Vote for at...

New data from Australia’s no. 1 website dedicated to rental property, Rent.com.au, has revealed what’s on the minds of renters ahead of the 2019...

International Tenants’ Day 2018 opens conversation around renting

Rent.com.au, together with the Tenants’ Union of New South Wales, has used International Tenants’ Day 2018 (October 1) to emphasise a need to ‘de-stigmatise’...

Pet Resume passes 100,000 milestone

Pets are part of the family, so it makes sense that more than 100,000 pets now have their own Pet Resume on rent.com.au. Today, around...

Sydney still ‘hit and miss’ for NBN

Curious about how the NBN rollout is tracking across the country? Rent.com.au shows NBN network status on all rental listings and has released a new...

Walk Score – The best way to find a walkable rental property in Australia

Fancy ditching the car when you find your next rental property? Rent.com.au has made this simple, with the Walk Score rating for every rental...

Renters ‘underwhelmed’ by 2018/19 Federal Budget and want housing prioritised

Australian renters were noticeably 'underwhelmed' by the announcements in this year's Federal Budget, feeling 'abandoned' by the lack of measures to improve housing affordability....

75,000 Pet Resumes – and Dogs still rule

Dogs continue to be #1 in the pet stakes with Cats holding the #2 slot, according to a new report from leading rental property...

Cover your stuff with Rent.com.au Contents Insurance

Could you live without your furniture, clothes, personal mobile or laptop or any of your stuff if something happened? If you’re renting a home...

Australia’s top suburbs for families and singles revealed

Rent.com.au has released a report which ranks hotspots across the country’s states and territories on overall liveability – and the results might not be...