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Renting

How to sail through your next routine rental inspection
One of the main things required of you as a tenant is to pay your rent in full and on time every month, but the other important responsibility you have is to keep the property in good, clean working order throughout the duration... more

Renting

How to find a pet friendly holiday rental
If you have pets, you know one of the trickiest things about taking holidays is finding someone to take care of the animals while you’re away. There is an easier solution of course and that is to book a road trip holiday and take... more

Renting

A change in lease accounting could mean tenants will want shorter leases
If you’re in commercial property as a tenant or a landlord (or if you lease equipment), then you should by now have heard of the IFRS16. Stay with me - what was previously your operational lease has now been overridden and... more

Renting

With first home buyers under such pressure, should 5 year leases now become an option nationally?
It’s been a year now since the Andrews Government in Victoria announced its intention to introduce longer-term leases as an option for Victorian tenants. With the changes intended to be rolled out sometime this year, tenants and... more

Renting

How to deal with a bad landlord
Have you ever had to deal with a bad landlord? The situation can be a frustrating one if you don't know what to do. Today we take a look at the rights of a tenant and landlord and share information on what to do should your... more

Renting

Tips for new head tenants
Finding your first apartment is exciting, but it doesn't come without it's fair share of responsibilities, especially if you've decided to go on the tenancy agreement as the head tenant.  more

Renting

5 tips on finding a rental property that’s perfect for you
Renting used to be considered an option only used by those who couldn’t afford to buy property. However, times have changed and today the benefits are far more comprehensive. Renting allows you to live to a standard you may not... more