The path to your perfect rental

From the initial application through to dealing with flatmates, our how-to guides have got you covered. 

Renting

How to stand out from the crowd and secure a rental

07 Feb 2018

Some turn up to flat viewings in suits, others arrive with professionally designed rental CVs, all in the hope of standing out from the crowds that gather for flat viewings. There are plenty of ti...

5 ways to overcome house buying fears

The thought of buying a house can seem a terribly adult/scary thing to do. But really, does the thought of paying rent forever, until you’re living on a modest pension not scare you as well? It sho...

To buy or to rent? That's the question

There are great reasons to own a home, and great reasons to rent. Weigh up each to decide which is the right option for you at the moment. Home ownership isn’t everybody’s cup of tea, so don’t f...

5 signs that your parents want you to move out

Still living at home? Here's 5 signs your parents want to show you the front door… If you're anything like us, your parents were proud and upset the day you left for uni. When you came back during...

Finding the perfect place

Whether you are making a big cross-country move or you’re just looking for a new neighborhood in your current city, there are certain questions you need to ask yourself before you start searching f...

Navigating tenancy agreements & bonds

It’s crucial that renters understand the basic components of a rental agreement. This is where all the details of what you are responsible for, how long you’re committing to stay and much more will...

Renting and insurance

Should I get insurance? In short, yes! It's in your best interest to know what you’re insurance needs are to make sure you’re fully covered when you move.  Most property owners insure their proper...

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If things go wrong

If anything breaks in the property, get in touch with your landlord or property manager ASAP. In most cases, the landlord will be able to arrange to have the problem fixed within a short period of ...
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