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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...

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...

Landlord rights and responsibilities – final inspection

To avoid disputes and potentially save time and money, it's important to understand your rights and responsibilities when it comes to a final property...

What is a rental bond and how does it work?

Time to get down to the nitty-gritty financials – the rental bond. So what is it, and how does it work? Are there options...

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...

My tenant refuses to agree on their condition report

"My tenant has refused (over email) to agree on the contents of their outgoing condition report and has requested some urgency on the return...

Steps to take when your tenant gives notice to vacate

Time is always of the essence when it comes to a notice to vacate. As a self-managing landlord, it's important for you to be proactive...

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...

Must I be present for property viewings in QLD?

Reader Question “Is it true that you must be present for property viewings in Queensland? I am moving to Bundaberg in October but will not...

Inspecting a rental before submitting an application

Want to apply for a rental property without viewing it first? A real estate agent may ask you to attend an inspection before you...