Who is responsible for replacing woodchips or mulch?

"Is it the tenant's responsibility to replace the woodchip/mulch in a garden when vacating the property?" Tenant, NSW We asked Mint360property Senior Property Manager, Emma Bettencourt for...

How long can a guest stay with me before it becomes a problem?

"How long can a guest stay with me before it becomes a problem?" Tenant, NSW We asked Mint360property Senior Property Manager, Emma Bettencourt for her advice. "Everyone is...

What is a Notice to Remedy Breach? What do I need to do?

"My property manager has sent me a Notice to Remedy Breach. What does this mean and what do I need to do next?" Tenant,...

Can I attach a fixture or make alterations in my property?

"Can I attach a fixture or make alterations in my property? How do I know what's allowed and what's not?" Tenant, NSW We asked LJ Hooker...

How do I add a friend to my lease agreement?

"I have been on a fixed term (12-month) lease for two months and would like to have a friend move in with me. What...

Are my applications being rejected because of my children?

"I have excellent references from previous rentals and a great rental history. I also have 5 children with my partner. My applications continue to...

How do I negotiate a longer lease with my property manager?

"How do I negotiate a longer lease with my property manager?" Tenant, NSW We asked Senior Property Manager for Raine & Horne Petersham, Anna Gomes for her advice: Anna said...

My landlord is interfering with my privacy. What can I do?

"The owner comes to our door unannounced every time and even walked straight in last week. Do I have grounds for breaking this lease?...

I’m on a fixed-term lease but my rental has been sold

"I'm still on a fixed-term lease and my property has been sold. Is my lease still valid?" Tenant, VIC We asked Metro Property Management Director, Leah Calnan for her...

Will my property have been fumigated before I move in?

"When I move into my rental, can I expect that it has been fumigated if pets were on the property previously?" Tenant, QLD When the...