Tag: property news australia

WA cuts to result in “cost savings” for tenants, lessors

Tenants, lessors and real estate agents across Western Australia will all benefit from Bills and amendments passed by the WA Parliament, according to the...

Rent.com.au rental market snapshot: October 2016

With thousands of listings added daily by both private landlords and property agents, Rent.com.au has one of the broadest databases of rental properties in...

Lovability: restoring liveability’s human face

Liveability has become one of the most important ideas to influence international urban governance and planning. On one level, this should be no surprise...

How ‘trendies’ shaped Australia’s urban heritage

The Australian Ugliness, architect and critic Robin Boyd wrote in 1960, incorporated the “background ugliness” of Australia’s cities: a suburbia of: '… unloved veneer...

How the West became obsessed with home security

'An Englishman's home is in his castle'  That famous phrase neatly captures longstanding ideas about what the private home really is: a place which we...

Melbourne one of the cheapest cities for rental houses, but not...

Melbourne is one of the cheapest places in Australia to rent an apartment or house - but not an individual room, according to a...

Rent.com.au Quarterly Snapshot | Q3 2016

With thousands of listings added daily by both private landlords and property agents, Rent.com.au has one of the broadest databases of rental properties in...

Renting families worried about long-term security

Rent.com.au's latest survey shows stereotypes of rental tenants are out of date. Renting families are the biggest portion and they are worried about their...

WA: Leasehold Strata Will Give Landowners New Leasing Options

This article about the coming Strata Title Act reforms in WA has been supplied by Landgate. Western Australian landowners can look forward to more leasing...

Rent.com.au rental market snapshot: August 2016

With thousands of new listings added daily by both private landlords and property agents, Rent.com.au has one of the broadest databases of rental properties...