Renter Advice

I’ve applied for a rental property. What happens next?

Submitted a rental property application and started the waiting process? You might be wondering how long it takes to process your application and when you'll get an answer.

How do I find my driver’s licence and card number?

Have you been asked to provide your driver's licence or card number for identification purposes? Here's how...

Rental application documents: A guide to everything you need

Found a home you love? It's time to submit a rental application to secure your property. But what documents do you need to provide with your application?

Why your rental ledger matters at the end of your tenancy

A rental ledger serves as a record of your financial responsibility, which can strengthen your rental application for future properties.

Rental inspection checklist: Tips to organise your home

If you rent a property in Australia, you're probably going to encounter routine rental inspections. These inspections can cause stress because many tenants don't know what's expected of them.

Who is responsible for cleaning up mould in my rental?

Mould outbreaks are ravaging Australian homes and damaging contents. But if you're renting, who is responsible for cleaning it up?


Our top tips to save money this festive season!

The pressure to spend money in the lead-up to the festive season has never been greater. Black Friday may signal the start of Christmas shopping, but there are ways to keep your spending in check, ensuring a financially stress-free holiday season.

Blossom app’s passive income ideas for renters

How to create passive income streams and achieve financial security.

Point hacking: Earn rewards by paying your rent with a credit...

Want to maximise your rewards-earning potential while paying your rent with a credit card? RentPay makes it easy. 

6 simple ways to reduce your winter electricity bill

It's not uncommon for your power bill to surge a couple of hundred dollars during the cooler months. So how do you reduce your electric bill and save money?

Rent hacking: Negotiate your way to cheaper rent today

Found the place you want to rent? Here’s how to bite the bullet and save yourself some cash.

Making the most of payday: 5 tips for financial success

Do you find yourself struggling to make ends meet every payday? We’ve compiled five practical tips to...


5 reasons hiding a pet from your landlord is a bad...

It can be tempting to sneak your pet into your rental. but there are several good reasons to avoid this.

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.

Pet-friendly plants: How to choose safe houseplants

Love indoor plants, but want to keep your furry friends healthy? Check out these non-toxic plants.

Pet bond: Renting with pets in Australia

If you're renting with pets, you may be asked to pay a pet bond when you sign your lease. However, the rules around pet bonds are different across Australia.

Top 10 revealed: What are Australia’s favourite dog breeds?

If you think every dog you see these days is a Schnoodle, Whoodle or Bernedoodle, you’re not going crazy. Mixed-breeds are Australia’s dog of...

9 low maintenance dogs for people who live in apartments

Do you live in a small apartment but love dogs? Good news - the size of your space doesn't mean you need to give up on your pet ownership dreams.