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Rental applications: How long before I’m approved for a property?

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

Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and vermin may become evident in rental properties at some stage...

Can I negotiate the rent on my lease agreement?

“Is it possible to negotiate rent with the real estate agents/owners? e.g. Secure a residential rental property for 3 years with a guaranteed 3%...

What can be deducted from my rental bond?

"What can be deducted from your bond when you vacate the premises? Are there common issues to keep an eye out for to avoid...

Who is responsible for maintaining gardens?

"I've just moved into a unit in Melbourne. Who needs to maintain the gardens? How do I know?" (Tenant, VIC) Living in a rental property...

Can I apply for a rental without viewing it first?

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

How long should it take to have my bond returned?

“How long should it take to have my bond returned?" - Matt (WA) We asked Principal/Business Manager at Ray White Leading Edge, Tricia Gilbert for her advice...

My neighbour is a chronic smoker and I can’t enjoy the...

"Is there a tenancy law in NSW that covers the air pollution from my neighbour’s smoking? The smoke blows from next door into my...

Minor repairs on my rental: What can I do?

"Can I do minor repairs on my rental? If so, what sort of minor repairs am I allowed to do? Do I have to...

Who’s responsible for the TV antenna in my rental if reception...

"Who is responsible for the TV antenna in my rental if the reception is poor, or simply not working at all?" – Jo (NSW) Where...