6 Hacks to Help Prevent Break-Ins at Your Rental Property

According to the ABS, some 225,900 houses were broken into in 2017, or one every three minutes. Guest post - HeySafety The majority of burglars –...

Essential ways to baby proof your home

Whether you’re riding the bumpy wave of the first trimester or just a month away from welcoming your little one to the world, there’s...

20 tips to make your space look and feel bigger

Fitting everything you own into a small space is an all-too-common problem many tenants face. Here are some helpful tips to make your space...

How to avoid rental arrears at Christmas time

Buying Christmas presents, sending cards, adding new decorations to the tree: There’s no doubt about it. Christmas is an expensive time for many renters...

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...

9 smart safety strategies for living alone

Confronted with the startling silence of newfound independence, you may be hyper-aware of every little bump in the night or creak in the floor....

How is rent paid in Australia?

The rent you pay your landlord or agent gives you the right to live in your property. Exactly how rent works can vary from...

Tenants urged lock up their rental properties over summer

With the festive season comes an influx of new (and often expensive) presents lying around often empty houses, creating a key opportunity for opportunistic...

9 New Year’s ‘home’ resolutions to tackle in 2019

With the festive season well underway, promises and resolutions for 2019 abound. Commitments to exercise aside, here's the top-9 list of what you should...

8 easy ways to rethink your spending habits

Most of us have, in some way, tried to rein in our spending habits, live more frugally and do with less. Why should you...