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Perth landlord fined for treatment of elderly tenant

A landlady who entered a rental property illegally to conduct renovations and change the locks while the elderly tenant was in hospital has been...

Tax time: Property owners urged to get deductions right, ATO

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) says too many individuals and small businesses are making excessive tax deductions and has threatened to come after them. The...

7 habits of tax-smart property investors

LJ Hooker offers the following tips to help property investors navigate tax time. Which of these points are most relevant to you? Article reproduced with...

Can a landlord claim a tenant fixture as his property?

Reader Question “Can a landlord claim a tenant fixture as his property when the lease expires and is not renewed?" – Michael What happens to a...

Smoke alarm safe: Consumer Protection’s update for WA owners

The Building Regulations 2012 (the Regulations) in Western Australia require the owner of a dwelling to have compliant smoke alarms installed: prior to the...

Should I be told how long my lease will be?

Reader Question:  "As a tenant, do I have the right to know how long the owner wants a tenant - i.e. for the short-term /...

Access Rent.com.au’s comprehensive tenancy application

Rent.com.au has introduced the most comprehensive tenancy application form in Australia, delivered electronically to private landlords to make choosing your next tenant easier. Behind the...

Have your say on Victoria’s tenancy laws

Minimum health and safety standards for rental properties, annual rent increases and streamlined dispute resolution are among possible reforms to residential tenancy laws presented...

Livestock-filled rental “a landlord’s nightmare”

When it comes to rental inspections, landlords and property managers have seen it all. But this week, one landlord in Canada was forced to...

Renovate your rental property between tenancies

Renovating and cleaning hacks  The time between one tenant moving out and the next arriving is prime time to get into your investment property and...