No income and no history: Can I still rent a property?

Reader Question “How can I rent with no rental history, no credit history and no income? Is there a way around it?"– Felicity Aimee, we spoke...

Is the owner required to fix my front door lock?

Reader Question: “The front door lock on my rental is dodgy. The key constantly gets stuck and the lock is loose. Despite asking for a...

I changed my mind – can I get out of my lease agreement?

Reader Question:  “I’ve paid the bond and signed the contract for my rental. But I’ve changed my mind about the rental. Can I get out...

Can I stop the agent doing viewings through my rental?

Reader Question:  "I've cared for my rental, but I'm moving to a new rental. Why do I have to put up with an agent running...

Periodic agreements: How does this change my lease?

Reader Question: "Can you explain how an agreement can become a periodic agreement?" – Peter How exactly do periodic agreements work? We asked Business Development Manager at...

How long should it take to have my bond returned?

Reader Question “How long should it take to have my bond returned?" - Matt (WA) We asked Principal/Business Manager at Ray White Leading Edge, Tricia Gilbert for her...

Does my landlord have the right to look through my cupboards?

Reader Question: “I’m renting privately in NSW. What can I expect from a routine inspection? Does my landlord have the right to look through my...

Search for Walker’s Paradise properties on Rent.com.au

Walk Score® helps you find a walkable place to live on Rent.com.au. If you visit rent.com.au today and look at any currently listed rental...

Can I apply for a rental without viewing it?

Reader Question:  "How can I apply for a rental property without doing a viewing? Is that possible? I work full time and can’t make viewings...

Can I negotiate the rent on my lease agreement?

Reader Question  “Is it possible to negotiate rent with the real estate agents/owners? e.g. Secure a residential rental property for 3 years with guaranteed 3%...