Tag: tenancy

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 or family, landlords regularly face the issue of whether or...

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 protect their investment. By RTA - QLD  Tenancy databases are operated by...
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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 want a tenant that will take care of your property...
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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 done using the Residential Tenancy Agreement. Fixed-term tenancy A fixed-term tenancy agreement...