Why won’t my agent / landlord do any maintenance on my property?

"The real estate agent I'm renting through won't do any maintenance on the property I'm in. What do I do?" We asked Property Manager with...

How often can my landlord increase the rental price?

Renting a property is no doubt expensive, but costs can become unmanageable when the rent you pay is continually increased by the Landlord. Guest post...

Personalise and share your Renter Resume, wherever you go

Finding the right place can be tough under the best of circumstances, and it gets considerably more so when you aren't 100% prepared. Here's...

More than 350,000 people create Renter Resumes

More than 350,000 people have now created a Renter Resume, one of Australia's most comprehensive renter profile applications. Create your Renter Resume today! “Renter Resume continues...

Walk Score – The best way to find a walkable rental property in Australia

Fancy ditching the car when you find your next rental property? Rent.com.au has made this simple, with the Walk Score rating for every rental...

Are landlords or tenants responsible for plumbing maintenance?

Rental properties require a lot of maintenance to ensure they remain fit to reside in. Both the landlord and the tenant have a responsibility...

Survey: Renters, how do you use mobile apps and technology?

A lot goes into being a great renter/tenant in Australia.  We'd like to know what apps and other tech you use to help you find...

8 simple tips to help reduce your utility bills

Looking to cut your costs? Use these handy tips to save money on your utility bills throughout the year. 1. Unplug appliances and electronics Appliances are...

Writing a rent reduction letter

Are you living in an area where rents are falling? You might wonder if there are ways to negotiate a better deal on what...

How much do you know about your tenancy history?

Ready to apply for your next property? Here are Rent.com.au's hot tips to help you secure your dream home with minimal fuss and jump...