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    QLD commercial tenancy agreement

    Hi, I have had a few sequential commercial tenancies on a small shop, )which is part of a shopping centre of about 5 adjoining shops), covering a period of almost 8 years. My current 1 year lease runs out on May 11, 2020. On January 3 I was approached by my landlord who also runs a Hair Salon...
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    NSW Wanting to sublease 3rd room in house

    Hi there, A friend and I have recently rented a 3 bedroom place and are looking for a 3rd person to move in. We applied for the place and as it's a 3 bedroom place we assumed 3 people would be okay, we got accepted and transferred the deposit (2 weeks rent) and bond (4 weeks rent) before we...
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    NSW Tenancy Agreement - Changing Smoke Alarm Batteries?

    Hi all, I know that under Clause 16.4 of the Residential tenancy agreement (link here), it is the tenant's responsibility to change smoke alarm batteries. However, I've been reading online and on several websites (including fire.nsw.gov.au here), they have said that for hard-wired smoke alarms...
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    NSW Bond money refund without sign contract

    Hi there, my girlfriend and I lived in a unit for around one month, we used to leave with another two guys whose have the lease of the apartment, it means we just rent the room, at the beginning, they asked us to give four weeks as bond money and we never sign a contract, just verbal agreement...
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    VIC Part of rented property not included

    My husband and just signed a lease for a rental property, during the initial inspection we asked about the workshop out the back and were told that it would be included in the lease however they had to get a locksmith out as they had no key for it at that time. Then when I went to sign the lease...
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    QLD Rental Tenancy application accepted and then later rejected

    Hi, I recently applied for a rental tenancy in QLD, the property was advertised as pet friendly. On my application I listed two outside dogs to be at the property. I was phoned by the real estate, informed that my application had been approved by the owner. We confirmed weekly rental amount...
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    NSW Condition Report with Photos as Evidence?

    Hi, I'm a current tenant in Sydney & hoping for some guidance in relation to photos provided with the condition report. As a tenant, I always do an inspection of the property & ensure to take photos of the things such as markings/specs/chippings/dirt/scratches etc that I find within the...
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    Sub-letting / sub-tenancy

    Hi there, with permission from the landlord I am looking to sublet a room in my apartment but I want to make sure I do this properly and legally (I already have permission to sub-let). What agreement / contract do I have to provide to a subtenant? What must it include? I want a sublet...
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    NSW Is Tenancy Agreement Still Valid?

    Hello everyone, I have a question regarding tenancy law. I signed a rental agreement (periodic) with an agency. This agency is not my landlord anymore. They said that the flat has been sold to another person. So the tenancy agreement I signed would still be valid or not? Thanks
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    WA Tenancy agreement validity

    Hi, As a tenant we have discovered that the property manager does not hold a Real Estate Sales Representative Registration or Real Estate and Business Agent Licence. Does this make the agreement invalid?