Practical tips for navigating a challenging rental market

21 Apr 2021


Legislation to change the rent increase frequency to no more than once every 12 months came into effect on 1 July 2023. The information about rent increase frequency limits in this webinar is out of date, as it was published before the legislation changes came into effect.

We discuss navigating rental market challenges in a low vacancy/high demand period, share practical tips and answer common questions on your rights and responsibilities around searching for a rental property, rent payments and ending a tenancy.

This 15-minute webinar will cover topics including :

  • What a tight rental market looks like
  • Tips when applying for a rental property
  • Rent bidding
  • Inspecting the rental property
  • Rent increases
Original publication on 21 Apr 2021
Last updated on 21 Apr 2021

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