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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...

Screening questions for past landlords, employers and friends

Don't underestimate the importance of the screening process when filling your vacant property. Being thorough with your potential tenant's references will go a long...

Opinion: Is it time to abandon renting and buy a home?

Sydney and Melbourne's property markets are projected to cool off this year, helping to regulate the real estate industry. According to a Mortgage Choice Survey,...

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...

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:...

Should my landlord have spare keys to enter my rental?

“When renting a property privately from a landlord, should he/she have spare keys to enter when the tenant is away from the property?" –...

Minimise your risk of buying a property lemon

A property with 'issues' can be an investor’s nightmare, not to mention a money pit. Here’s how to minimise your risk of buying a...

Your property listing: 8 hot tips to win a good tenant

How do you give a listing everything it needs to make sure you attract quality tenants? Use this guide to get the most out of...

Use RentCheck to avoid unnecessary risk in tenant selection

Ready to approve a new tenant for your investment property? Don’t miss RentCheck, a tool from Rent.com.au that screens your potential tenants before they...