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Can a low-income earner qualify for a rental?

"How does a low-income earner qualify for a rental property?" – Gloria Gloria, we asked Senior Property Manager at Nicholas Lynch Rentals, Heidi Sparks for...

What does a room need to be a bedroom?

Have you ever wondered what constitutes a bedroom? Turns out, there's no legal definition for a bedroom in Australia. There is, however, consensus as to what...

Councils’ help with affordable housing shows how local government can make...

Tasmania is in the grip of a rental housing affordability crisis. What do local governments do to help? By Erika Altmann - Property and Housing Management...

Housing affordability stress affects one in nine households, but which ones...

Meeting the cost of buying a home or renting privately is difficult for many in Australia, and sadly impossible for some. By Lyrian Daniel -...

What changes can I make to my rental property?

You might be busting to make some changes to your property, but you're renting and wondering what your options are in Australia. The answer, unfortunately,...

RentBond: Does the quality of my property affect my application?

"Does the quality of my property affect my RentBond application?" This week, Dave asked, "Can I get RentBond if I get a better place to...

Voices of residents missing in a time of crisis for public...

The 30% increase in the number of homeless people between the 2006 and 2016 censuses is likely to continue in the absence of evidence-based public housing policy....

The City of Sydney’s efforts to increase the affordable housing supply

A key goal of the City of Sydney, one of Australia’s wealthiest local governments, is to deliver “a range of affordable and social housing options that...

Affordable housing policy failure fuelled by flawed analysis

Australia has a housing affordability problem. There’s no doubt about that. Unfortunately, one of the reasons the problem has become so entrenched is that...

How to sell your tenanted rental property

Selling an investment property while your tenants are still living in the home can make financial sense if you're an investor. Timing your market move...