"I live in a strata building. My neighbour smokes on his balcony, right outside my window." We asked Tina Case for her advice.
Reader Question:  "As a tenant, do I have the right to know how long the owner wants a tenant - i.e. for the short-term / long-term?" – Joanne How long the owner wants a tenant - should you be told? Tenancy duration...
“I’ve sent my current agent a written notice before 21 days, and the time is fast approaching within a week of us moving. However, we still aren’t ready to move out due to unsuccessful rental applications. Can I ask...
Reader Question:  "In my current rental, the previous renter left 8 large cans of toxic paint. I’ve asked the real estate agent to remove the paint. The owner has moved to another part of the property and says it’s not...
"How can I stop my neighbours smoking? Is there any legislation around this?"  Feature agent: Jarrad Mahon, Managing Director/Licensee at Investors Edge Real Estate. See the rental property listings Investors Edge Real Estate currently has listed on Rent.com.au. See other posts from Jarrad Mahon here. We asked managing director/licensee with Investors...
Reader Question:  "Is an agent responsible for cleaning the unit balconies and glass and making sure lights are working before a new tenant moves in?" – Mary Feature agent: Madeleine Smith, New Client Relations Manager at Raine & Horne Terrigal – Avoca Beach. See...

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