Moving into your first home can be overwhelming as a first-time renter. What paperwork do you need? How do you find the right property? The REIQ is here to help guide you through the process, with 6 easy steps to renting.


Property managers are there to help you find the perfect home, and to help landlord’s find the perfect tenant. Do your research and lock in an REIQ accredited real estate agent to help you find a property. Look for one in your area, as they will take your property needs into consideration and line up homes that suit your preferences.

Peruse the likes of realestate.com.au to get a feel for what’s on the market, what’s in your price bracket and how quickly listings are getting snapped up. You can easily set up alerts for listings that match your preferences. Attend inspections to get a feel for a property, and further determine what you like and dislike in a home.

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