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Investing in 2018? Use these 6 New Year’s resolutions

As the year draws to a close it is a good time to re-think and refine your role as a landlord and set your...

New rental laws that will affect new homeowners in 2018

New homeowners are reminded that under recent changes, they cannot claim the cost of inspecting and maintaining rental properties as tax deductible. As part of...

The repairs cost more than my tenant’s bond: What now?

“What happens if the cost of repairs to my investment property is higher than the bond the tenant has paid?” (Owner, WA) When repairs cost...

Managing your investment property over the holidays

The holidays period is a good opportunity to look over your investment property and measure what's working against what needs to change. Are your tenants...

What to do when your tenant can’t pay the rent

A tenant who can't pay the rent is a key concern for landlords. After all, you have expenses that need paying whether the tenant has paid...

Should I receive statements for all rent payments?

"As an owner in QLD, should I expect to receive statements for the rent payments I receive? Is that a standard thing?" Property Management...

Can I inspect my property whenever I like?

Reader Question "My property is being managed by an agent. Can I inspect my property whenever I like?" When can you inspect your property? We asked...

6 ways to make a landlord / agent choose you

You've finally found the property you want on Rent.com.au. So what can you do to make yourself stand out as the perfect tenant? Remember this:...

Who is responsible for mould in a rental property?

It's not unusual for tenants in Australia to be concerned about finding mould in their rental property. Use these tips to avoid accidentally inviting...

What keys must be supplied to my tenant?

Reader Question "I’m looking to put my investment property up for lease. What keys must be supplied to my tenant?" - NSW tenant We asked managing...