Tag: rental bond

Painting rental properties: What tenants need to know

As a professional property painter, I see a multitude of painting sins that are often the result...

Rent in advance: How much should I be paying?

When you sign a rental lease, you'll be asked to pay a rental bond, plus a set...

Your step-by-step guide to end of lease cleaning

The trick to a hassle-free exit from your lease is organising your cleaning regime within a proper timeframe. Use these tips to make your next bond clean a success.

Periodic agreements: What are the pros and cons?

Navigating the Australian rental market isn't easy. If your lease is coming up for renewal, you need...

What could get me blacklisted on a rental tenancy database?

While the occasional late rent payment is unlikely to earn you a listing on a tenancy database,...

Rental applications – What happens after you apply?

Submitted a rental property application and started the waiting process? You might be wondering how long it takes to process your application and when you'll get an answer.

Manage your moving costs with RentBond

RentBond, rent.com.au’s flexible bond finance solution for renters makes moving easy. If you need a short-term loan while you wait for your bond refund, RentBond is completely free when you pay it back within 21 days.

What is a rental bond and how does it work?

Time to get down to the nitty-gritty financials – the rental bond. So what is it, and...

Improve your credit score with RentBond

Did you know you could improve your credit score by paying off your RentBond loan on time?

Pet bond: Renting with pets in Australia

If you're renting with pets, you may be asked to pay a pet bond when you sign your lease. However, the rules around pet bonds are different across Australia.