Tag: reader question

Can I apply for a rental without viewing it first?

"Is it possible to apply for a rental property without viewing it in person? I work full time and can’t make viewings during the day."

I’m on a periodic lease, do I need to give one...

“I’m on a month-by-month periodic lease in Victoria. Do I have to give a months' notice from...

Rental applications: How long before I’m approved?

"How long should it take to have a rental application approved or processed? When is an acceptable time to follow-up on the property?"

Why are my rental applications being rejected?

"I've been applying for properties, but I'm having no luck. Why do I keep getting rejected?"

Can my real estate agent ask for bank statements when I...

"Do agents have the right to ask for bank statements during the application process?" 

What is rent in advance and how does it work?

What is rent in advance? How much do I have to pay? We asked...

Pest control – Who is responsible, landlords or tenants?

A pest infestation in a rental property can cause problems for both tenants and landlords - especially when pest control is required to manage the situation.

Can I terminate my lease agreement without penalty?

Property Management Assistant with LJ Hooker Kalamunda - Foothills, Amy Mackenzie offers her insight into whether tenants have the grounds to terminate without penalty.

Can I break my lease because my neighbour plays his drums...

"I want to leave my property because my neighbour plays his music really loud." We asked Sophie Lyon for her advice.

Is a routine inspection a test to see how tidy my...

"I get scared at inspection time – is it a test to see how tidy my house is?" We ask Tina Case at Professionals Lithgow for her advice.