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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....

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 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...

My neighbour is a chronic smoker and I can’t enjoy the...

"Is there a tenancy law in NSW that covers the air pollution from my neighbour’s smoking? The smoke blows from next door into my...

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...