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How do I find the right tenant and how much rent should I ask for my granny flat?

Having a granny flat can really help retirees when they’re looking to boost their income, or accommodate family and friends. But if your specific goal is to boost your retirement income, then you need to consider carefully... more
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Renting

How to escape renting and buy your first property by ‘rentvesting’

Australians are vigorously encouraged to enter the property market, but not everyone has the capacity to relocate to an affordable area. Chances are if you’re currently renting, you made choices about your location out of sheer... more
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Renting

How to prevent the loss of your rental bond

Almost every tenant has paid their bond with the full expectation that ‘nothing will happen’ and they’ll get all of their money refunded when they vacate the property. This is not always the case however and often tenants are... more
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6 Mixed Breed Pooches Perfect For Apartment Living

Whilst there are many things potential pet-parents-to-be look for in their new puppy, their size can often be a top priority, especially if they live in an apartment. We may want a puppy to be trainable, sociable or have a larger... more
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Renting

How to find a pet friendly rental property

Despite the fact that around 62% of Australian households have pets, it can still be difficult for pet owners to secure themselves a rental property, so much so that some first home buyers are leaving the rental market for... more
7 tips to successfully nagivate the finances nof a shared house

Renting

7 tips to successfully navigate the finances of a shared house

All of us have shared a house at one point in our lives – usually the family home. However, once you reach adulthood and start to live your own life, sharing a house with others becomes a great solution for a whole rage of... more
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Renting

Tips for finding a family friendly rental property

Finding a rental property can be hard enough, but if you add in extra elements of complication, such as kids and pets, it gets even more challenging. Everyone has specific needs about what to look for in a family home, but the... more