Property agents & self-managing landlords must register for Rental Bonds Online by 30 January 2017
From 30 January 2017, property agents and self-managing landlords must be registered with Rental Bonds Online (RBO), Fair Trading's easy and secure service to manage bonds online. Agents and landlords must also offer the service to new tenants as the first option for lodgement of their bond. More information is available on the Rental Bonds Online (RBO) changes to residential tenancy laws webpage.
When you are thinking about renting out a residential property, there are a number of things to consider. Once you make the decision to become a landlord, you will need to ensure you are clear about how to get started.
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