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Renting families worried about long-term security

Rent.com.au's latest survey shows stereotypes of rental tenants are out of date. Renting families are the biggest portion and they are worried about their...

Renters are being left out in the cold on energy savings

Saving energy is a win-win. You reduce greenhouse emissions and you reduce your energy bills. However, improving energy efficiency and energy savings are not...

WA tenants taken to the cleaners trying to get their bond...

WA tenants have lost money after being duped into paying for end of tenancy bond cleaning on their rental properties, but the cleaners didn’t...

Top tips to a good relationship with your landlord

More often than not, tenants and landlords want a well-maintained property that is securely leased, and provides income and return on investment. Both want...

Get the best out of your landlord and tenant relationship

More often than not, tenants and landlords want a well-maintained property that is securely leased, and provides income and return on investment. Both tenants and...

As a tenant, do I have to pay for water use?

Reader Question:  "Do tenants have to pay for water use at their rental property? How does that work?" Should you pay for water use? We asked director/licensee...

Rent in advance: How much should I be paying?

As a tenant, you're usually required to pay both rent in advance plus a rental bond, which functions as a security deposit in the event...

What to do when your landlord is selling the house you...

You've just found out your landlord is selling the house you are renting. First things first - don't start packing just yet. As the property owner,...

Choosing to appoint a property manager to manage your rental

Deciding to appoint a property manager for your investment portfolio can reduce your time commitment as a landlord. While self-managing a property might appeal to...

The importance of your Property Condition Report

You must be provided with two copies of a Property Condition Report within a certain time of moving into your new home. The PCR will...