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WA rent reforms make tenants feel more at home

The WA Government announces phase one of the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2024.

National Cabinet touts a “better deal for renters” with new housing...

National Cabinet has set a bold housing target and unveiled plans to enhance rental regulations.

Rental bond transfers made hassle-free: NSW passes reforms

In the face of the cost of living crisis, the NSW Labor government has taken steps to...

Demand better: Don’t settle for substandard rental conditions in WA

Western Australia is grappling with a challenging rental market and limited supply, but renters are being urged...

Big changes coming to WA rental laws: Better for tenants, easier...

The rental industry in Western Australia is undergoing changes as the government seeks to reform the Residential...

From rent increases to modifications: Queensland’s new rental reforms explained

The Queensland Government is currently working on its second round of rental reforms, which focus on laws that limit tenants' ability to modify their rental property.

NSW moves to ban rental bidding, in line with VIC, QLD...

Under regulations that come into effect on Saturday, 17 December, real estate agents will be prohibited from...

South Australian tenants: Have your say on rental reforms

South Australian tenants are urged to make their voices heard as the State Government considers reforms to the state's residential tenancies laws.

How 5 key tenancy reforms are affecting renters and landlords around Australia

Private rental forms an increasingly large part of our housing system. These trends are reshaping expectations of private rental housing.

What do Queensland’s upcoming rental reforms mean for me?

New rental laws will come into effect in Queensland in under two months, with most changes working in favour of tenants.

Queensland confirms date for rental reforms

The Queensland Government has announced plans to "ensure safety and fairness" in the state's rental market, in response to community consultation.

Have your say on proposed Queensland rental law reforms

Queenslanders are encouraged to have their say on proposed rental law reforms for the residential rental sector.

Tools to make renting easier

Rental applications made easy with Renter Resume

Renting is easier when you have a Renter Resume. Create it once, and use it to apply for as many properties as you like.

A step-by-step guide to creating your Renter Resume

Setting up your Renter Resume is an important step in increasing your chances of application success.

Boost your credit score with RentPay’s Scorebuilder feature

With RentPay Scorebuilder, your rent payments now count towards your credit score.

Let RentBond manage your moving costs for you

Looking for an easy way to finance your rental bond and make moving a breeze? With RentBond, you can get a short-term loan while you wait for your bond refund - and if you pay it back within 21 days, it's completely free!

The Ultimate Moving House Checklist for 2024

Want a stress-free moving experience? Our comprehensive moving checklist is essential. With this, packing and moving locally or interstate will become far more manageable.

Pet Resume – Create one with your next rental application

The search for a pet-friendly rental property in Australia can be a challenging experience, but luckily there is a solution: Pet Resume.

RentCheck: Give your application the edge you need

If you're struggling to find ways to make your rental application stand out, fear not! Rent.com.au has...

Finding a home in a rental crisis: How Renter Resume can...

If you’ve been searching for a place to call home in Australia recently, you know how tough...

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