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Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and vermin may become evident in rental properties at some stage...

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"...

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...

How much do you know about your tenancy history?

Ready to apply for your next property? Here are Rent.com.au's hot tips to help you secure your dream home with minimal fuss and jump...

How long should it take to have my bond returned?

“How long should it take to have my bond returned?" - Matt (WA) We asked Principal/Business Manager at Ray White Leading Edge, Tricia Gilbert for her advice...

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...

Essential ways to baby proof your home

Whether you’re riding the bumpy wave of the first trimester or just a month away from welcoming your little one to the world, there’s...

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...

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....

Who is responsible for maintaining gardens?

"I've just moved into a unit in Melbourne. Who needs to maintain the gardens? How do I know?" (Tenant, VIC) Living in a rental property...