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Tenants & Financial Hardship: Update

According to a recent report completed for the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute, financial hardship among rental tenants is affecting more than half of Australian tenants due to the financial difficulties of the Covid-19 pandemic. The report, titled 'Post pandemic landlord – renter relationships in Australia', found that sixty per cent of Australian tenants [...]

Home versus Contents Insurance – What do I need?

Property owners are often aware of the risks to their home and take out insurance to cover their property, for things like fire, storm and flood. However, the difference between building and contents insurance can be a little confusing, with owners unsure if they need either or both, so we've put together a handy guide [...]

NSW to overturn blanket bans on pets in apartments

Following a four and a half year court battle, apartment buildings in NSW will no longer be able to have a blanket ban on pets. The decision came after the NSW Court of Appeal overturned the right of complexes to pass bylaws which would otherwise prohibit animals. Jo Cooper, a resident of the Horizon building [...]