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2019 off with a bang as renters go mad for homes

As many renters view the beginning of the new year as the ideal time to find a home, 2019 has started with a bang...

7 apartment-friendly plants that’ll help keep your air clean and fresh

Did you know your potted plants can help save the world? With all the fumes of city life and the relatively cramped spaces of...

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...

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"...

9 smart safety strategies for living alone

Confronted with the startling silence of newfound independence, you may be hyper-aware of every little bump in the night or creak in the floor....

Applications: How long before I am approved for a property?

"How long should it take to have an application approved/processed? I don't want to be a hassle to the agent and contact them for...

Tenants urged lock up their rental properties over summer

With the festive season comes an influx of new (and often expensive) presents lying around often empty houses, creating a key opportunity for opportunistic...

The pros and cons of month-to-month (periodic) agreements

Navigating the Australian rental market isn't easy. Before you begin your search, you need to determine whether you're looking for a short-term or long-term...

Own an inflatable pool? Safety fencing may be required

While fun for small children, there are serious hazards associated with inflatable and portable pools. But did you know regulations apply to fencing some...

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...