Reader Questions

Reader Questions

Who is responsible for maintaining gardens?

"I've just moved into a unit in Melbourne. Who needs to maintain the gardens? How do I know?" (Tenant, VIC) Living in a rental property...

Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and vermin may become evident in rental properties at some stage...

Can I apply for a rental without viewing it first?

"How can I apply for a rental without viewing it? Is that possible? I work full time and can’t make viewings during the day"...

RentBond support: General FAQs

Looking for help getting started with RentBond?  If none of the following Frequently Asked Questions answer your question, simply get in touch with Rent.com.au by...

RentBond: Can I pay my rent in advance, weekly rent or holding deposit with...

"Can I pay my rent in advance, weekly rent or holding deposit with RentBond?" You can use RentBond to pay any of your moving costs, including...

RentBond: If I pay my RentBond out early, do I save on interest?

"If I pay my RentBond out early, do I save on interest?" The sooner you pay off your RentBond loan, the more money you will...

RentBond support: Repayment FAQs

Looking for help getting started with RentBond?  If none of the following Repayment FAQs answer your question, simply get in touch with Rent.com.au by calling...

Make your Renter Resume stand out with a winning bio

Applying for a rental property can be as competitive as applying for a dream job, and as a renter, it's worth approaching your Renter...

What could get me blacklisted on a rental tenancy database?

While the occasional late rent payment is unlikely to earn you a listing on a tenancy database, consistently late payments might. Many Australian tenants...

How long should it take to have my bond returned?

“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 advice...

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