July 2020

Entry to a rental property


9 July 2020

When a tenant is renting a property or room, it is their home. The property manager/owner may need to enter for an inspection, repair or a viewing, but it is important that the tenant’s privacy is respected.

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Rent Payments


9 July 2020

The tenancy agreement must state the amount of rent, and when it is to be paid. The method of payment (e.g. direct deposit) and the place of payment should also be included.The property manager/owner cannot use rent for any other purpose (e.g. to cover the cost of damage or repairs); it is an offence to do so.

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