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Tracking the rise of room sharing and overcrowding, and what it...

The proportion of households experiencing rental stress is on the rise across Australia’s major cities. High rental prices have been driving an increase in shared housing....

How to avoid rental arrears at Christmas time

Buying Christmas presents, sending cards, adding new decorations to the tree: There’s no doubt about it. Christmas is an expensive time for many renters...

Ideas of home and ownership in Australia might explain the neglect...

In Australia, when we think of home, we think of ownership. This normalisation of home ownership is reflected in the “Great Australian Dream”, the...

To make housing more affordable this is what state governments need...

House prices might now be falling, but Australians’ anxiety over housing affordability is not. Price falls of a few percentage points in Sydney and Melbourne...

I’ve been blacklisted, will I be able to rent again?

"I've been blacklisted as a renter. Is there any way I will be able to rent again?  How does this work?" - Lindelle Lindelle, we...

Life as an older renter, and what it tells us about...

The New South Wales government has introduced a bill to reform the Residential Tenancies Act. This act sets out the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in...

When falling home ownership and ageing baby boomers collide

Until now, the majority of older people in Australia have achieved the goal of owning their own home outright. Via The Conversation - By Rachel Ong...

Personalise and share your Renter Resume, wherever you go

Finding the right place can be tough under the best of circumstances, and it gets considerably more so when you aren't 100% prepared. Here's...

Sydney still ‘hit and miss’ for NBN

Curious about how the NBN rollout is tracking across the country? Rent.com.au shows NBN network status on all rental listings and has released a new...

Suburb growth: The biggest movers and shakers around Australia

This week, we look at the capital city suburbs that have recorded the largest rises and falls in rents over the past quarter. You might...