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Great property photos worth more than a thousand words

Real estate photographer Jonathan Bermann explains the realities of what it takes to take a selling shot.

Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and vermin may become evident in rental properties at some stage...

Landlord tips to help tenants with termite protection

If you have tenants whose homes are at risk of termite infestation or if your landlords want to put preventive measures in place, here are...

4 Home Staging Tricks To Lease Your Property Quicker

Leasing your investment property can be quite the process. Between the preparation and organisation to the final execution, there is a lot to consider...

Should landlords change the locks between tenants?

Is changing the locks an unreasonable task or a necessary safety precaution? With many tenants potentially cutting multiple sets of keys to give to partners...

Who is responsible for maintaining gardens?

"I've just moved into a unit in Melbourne. Who needs to maintain the gardens? How do I know?" (Tenant, VIC) Living in a rental property...

What you need to self manage your rental property

Ready to self-manage? It's decision time.  As a landlord you can choose to either manage your rental property yourself or have it managed by a...

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...

How to get your Property Condition Report correct

"What steps must I take to ensure my Property Condition Report is correct?" Owner, WA This update comes from Consumer Protection WA Disputes relating to the...

What does a room need to be a bedroom?

Have you ever wondered what constitutes a bedroom? Turns out, there's no legal definition for a bedroom in Australia. There is, however, consensus as to what...