Studying? 21 things to organise before your move

There's a lot to organise before any move and it's worth doing right to ensure everything runs smoothly. If you're about to start studying,...

What financial income support can students get?

Are you studying, training or doing an Australian Apprenticeship? There are several ways in which students can access financial assistance for income support.  CENTRELINK Centrelink is...

Your step-by-step guide to end of lease cleaning

The trick to a hassle-free exit from your lease is organising your cleaning regime within a proper timeframe. Here are some of our best...

Tips for choosing student accommodation

Chosen your course and campus? The next step in the process is selecting the best student accommodation option. Some students will decide to remain at...

9 ways to survive moving into student accommodation

Moving into student accommodation can be a daunting prospect for many students – especially if you’ve never experienced shared living before. To help you...

Easy ways to find rentals near your university

If living close to campus is important to you, there are a number of ways to search for rental properties on Rent.com.au. Campus suburb search If...

Preparing for a rental viewing

In the quest to find the dream rental, it’s no secret that renters are finding open-house viewings competitive and time consuming. With increased pressure...

Understanding your Residential Tenancy Agreement

Your Residential Tenancy Agreement (RTA) is a legal document, so it's important to read and understand what you're signing. A tenancy agreement (commonly referred to...

How do I show I can meet weekly rent payments?

"I’m applying for a property. How can I show the landlord / agent that I can meet weekly rent payments?" The best way to show...

I’ve lost power in my rental, what now?

Reader Question:  "What do I need to do when I lose power to my rental property?" Power out We asked Director at Response Fire and Electrical Services,...