Discrimination when renting – Where to go for help

Everybody should be given a 'Fair Go' when renting or trying to rent a property. While landlords and agents have the right to choose...

May checklist: Get your home ready for winter

As we find ourselves spending more time indoors, comfort in the home will become an important consideration to keep in mind. Here are a...

Choosing references for your rental application

Found the apartment of your dreams and ready to apply? The rental references you include in your application can make or break the deal,...

Cover your stuff with RenterCover – Contents insurance for renters

Could you live without your furniture, clothes, personal mobile or laptop or any of your stuff if something happened? If you’re renting a home...

6 things you might not know about contents insurance

Contents insurance policies like RenterCover are designed to cover the stuff that’s important to renters – your personal phone or laptop, furniture, jewellery and...

Your landlord’s insurance won’t cover your stuff – Here’s why

There’s a common misconception that landlord’s insurance will cover a renter’s possessions in the case of loss or damage, but it’s far from the...

Moving from overseas – How to apply for a rental

If you're moving to Australia for the first time and have never had a rental property or owned a home, you should not have...

Help and Support – Contact Rent.com.au

Need help and support or simply want to get in touch with Rent.com.au? There are many ways to contact the team. Simply choose the...

The definitive checklist for moving to a new house

A comprehensive moving checklist is crucial for a stress-free house move. With this checklist, packing and moving locally or interstate will become far more...

7 things you’ll wish you knew before renting an apartment

Moving out of home and into your very own apartment can be incredibly liberating - but that excitement can wear thin if you start...