I can’t pay my arrears in one payment. What should I do?

"What can I do if I fall into rent arrears and I’m not able to pay the arrears in one payment?" Tenant, NSW We asked...

Will I be accepted for a property if I only have one income?

"My partner and I need to move soon, but at the moment my partner doesn’t have an income. Will we have trouble finding a...

Can my agent bring people through my rental when I’m not home?

"I have given notice to end my tenancy. Now that this has occurred, do I have to allow an agent to bring prospective tenants...

My agent sent me a non payment termination notice – what now?

"I am (admittedly) somewhat behind on my rent, and my agent has issued me with a non-payment termination notice. I haven’t even been asked...

RentBond: Am I eligible to apply and be approved for a bond loan?

"Am I eligible to apply and be approved for a bond loan?" Applying for RentBond is easy, and no credit check is required. Paying your...

Why won’t my agent / landlord do any maintenance on my property?

"The real estate agent I'm renting through won't do any maintenance on the property I'm in. What do I do?" We asked Property Manager with...

Are landlords or tenants responsible for plumbing maintenance?

Rental properties require a lot of maintenance to ensure they remain fit to reside in. Both the landlord and the tenant have a responsibility...

Why are my applications always rejected?

"Why do I keep getting rejected by every real estate agent when I apply for a rental property?" Property Manager with Harcourts Integrity, Sarah Bahn...

How long before my application is approved?

"How long should it take to have an application approved/processed? I don't want to be a hassle to the agent and contact them for...

I’ve been blacklisted, will I be able to rent again?

"I've been blacklisted as a renter. Is there any way I will be able to rent again?  How does this work?" - Lindelle Lindelle, we...