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Should landlords change the locks between tenants?

Is changing the locks an unreasonable task or a necessary safety precaution? With many tenants potentially cutting multiple sets of keys to give to partners...

Should I be told how long my lease will be?

Reader Question:  "As a tenant, do I have the right to know how long the owner wants a tenant - i.e. for the short-term /...

Swimming pools and spas: Do you know the legislation?

When you are renting a property, it is still vitally important to check the safety of your pool and spa area. Make sure that the property...

Tenancy database changes: tenant rights

The Queensland Government has adopted changes to tenancy database laws to give greater protections for tenant rights while maintaining a property owner’s right to...

The importance of having a good tenant

Sponsored post: Defence Housing Australia  When it comes to renting out your property, a good tenant will prove to be extremely important for your investment. You’ll...

Your shared responsibilities in a tenancy

You and your landlord/property manager have shared responsibilities. When you move into your rental property, the landlord or property manager must have ensured the premises are...

Fixed-term or periodic lease?

Depending on the circumstances, your landlord or property manager may offer you a fixed-term or periodic lease agreement. All written tenancy agreements must be...