Tag: moving

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. Use these tips to make your next bond clean a success.

What happens after I apply for a rental property?

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.

Can I apply for a rental without viewing it first?

"Is it possible to apply for a rental property without viewing it in person? I work full time and can’t make viewings during the day."

How do I get my rental bond back?

"I'm vacating my property soon. Can you offer me any tips for getting my bond back?" We asked John Gilmovich for his advice.

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

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

Can I transfer a rental bond from one property to another?

“I’m moving to a new house soon. Can I transfer the bond from one property to another?" We asked John Gilmovich for his advice.

Rental ledger – Am I entitled to ask to see it?

"My agent says they're not required to supply me with receipt of my payments. Is that true?" We asked Heidi Sparks for her advice.

Connect your power and gas for free with RentConnect

Arranging connections and disconnections can be a frustrating experience. Rent.com.au has the solution: RentConnect - a free utility connection service.

How to change your address and forward mail

Moving soon and worried about letting the right people know? It's important to update your address and details before you move to avoid overdue bills or lapses in service.

Periodic agreements: What are the pros and cons?

Navigating the Australian rental market isn't easy. If your lease is coming up for renewal, you need to decide whether you're looking for a periodic or fixed-term...