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 Feature agent: Madeleine Smith, New...

There are two people on my lease. Should we both get keys?

"If there are two people on a lease, should they both get keys to the house?" We asked Heidi Sparks for her advice.

What can be deducted from my rental bond?

"What can be deducted from your bond when you vacate the premises?" We asked Jenni Wood for her advice.

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 rental is for sale. What happens with viewings?

“I’ve just found out that my rental in NSW is up for sale. What will happen with viewings?” – Tenant, NSW Feature agent: Madeleine Smith, New Client...

Does a fixed-term lease automatically renew to a periodic?

"Will my fixed-term lease automatically renew on a month-to-month basis if I don’t renew my lease contract before it expires? If so, how much...

I’ve lost the security remote. Should I be charged for a new one?

Reader Question:  "I lost the security gate remote and the agent wants to charge me for a new one, but I don't think it's fair...

How do I complain about my neighbour’s yelling and shouting?

Reader Question "The past week or two there has been a lot of yelling and shouting in the corridors of the apartment building I live...

Why are my rental applications being rejected?

"I've been applying for properties, but I'm having no luck. Why do I keep getting rejected?"

What do you do if the landlord is keeping hold of your rental bond?

"My landlord is keeping hold of my bond for a mark on the carpet that was there before I moved in." We asked Lisa Kerr for her advice.

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