Category Archive: Property Renting

Feb 01 2018

Australian Capital City Property Rental Costs December 2017

Median Property Rental Costs in Australian Capital Cities December 2017

Property Rental Costs in Australian Capital Cities have gone up and down over the last 12 months.

The largest increase has been for Houses in Hobart with a 12.86% increase over the last 12 months, while Houses in Perth have experienced a 5.4% Drop in the same period.

The largest increase has been for Apartments/Units in Hobart with a 13.3% increase over the last 12 months, while Apartments/Units in Darwin have experienced a 5.68% Drop in the same period.

The Lowest Median House Rental Cost is in Adelaide at $295 per week
The Highest Median House Rental Costs are in Sydney and Darwin at $550

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Dec 03 2012

Brisbane Median rents from 2007 to 2012

The changes in the median rent, for a 3 bedroom detached house, in the Brisbane location between 2007 and 2012 Sep-2012 Dec-2009 Dec-2008 Dec-2007 Localities Rent Rent Rent Rent BRISBANE CITY $400 $370 $360 $330 Bayside $400 $360 $360 $330 Lindum/Lytton/Wynnum $400 $360 $350 $330 Lota/Manly $400 $380 $380 $340 City Inner $540 $445 $450 …

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Nov 02 2009

Water Cost when Renting Property

When a tenant rents a property in Australia they sometimes, but not always, have to pay for part of the water costs. This has been confusing for many people as the rules are different in each state of Australia. The following information, with links for checking any recent changes, may help in understanding what is …

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Oct 31 2009

Median Weekly Rent in Brisbane 3 Bedroom House

Median Weekly Rent in Brisbane for a 3 Bedroom House as at June 2009 $320 Acacia Ridge $375 Albion $390 Alderley $350 Algester $355 Altandi $400 Annerley $350 Anstead $360 Arana Hills $335 Archerfield $470 Ascot $400 Ashgrove $350 Aspley $475 Auchenflower $335 Bald Hills $450 Ballymore $440 Balmoral $350 Banyo $425 Bardon $350 Bellbowrie …

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Oct 30 2009

Rent Australian Weekly Median Rents

Median Weekly Rents in Australia Median rents for Houses in Australia, for the September 2009 quarter, ranged from $300pw in Hobart up to $500pw in Darwin Some of the changes during the last 12 months have been: Brisbane $350 to $360 per week Sydney $445 to $450 per week More details for Sept 2009 Median …

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Oct 17 2009

Rental Vacancy Rate in Australia

Australian rental property vacancy rates are considered to be about normal when they are around 3%. When that rate drops, and the supply of suitable vacant properties is low, the natural factors of supply and demand, cause rentals to increase. Private rental vacancy rates, quoted in June 2008, were: 0.3% NT 1.0% Vic 1.1% NSW …

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Oct 03 2009

Brisbane Median Weekly Rent

Median Weekly Rent in Brisbane for a 3 Bedroom House as at June 2009 $320 Acacia Ridge $375 Albion $390 Alderley $350 Algester $355 Altandi $400 Annerley $350 Anstead $360 Arana Hills $335 Archerfield $470 Ascot $400 Ashgrove $350 Aspley $475 Auchenflower $335 Bald Hills $450 Ballymore $440 Balmoral $350 Banyo $425 Bardon $350 Bellbowrie …

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Aug 02 2009

Rent Assistance in Australia

Australian social security benefits include an amount for “Rent Assistance” for those people in financial need. An example of the current rates for 2009 are: The Maximum Rent Assistance for a couple with 1 or 2 children is $65.24 per week. That figure reduces depending on how much rent you pay. The Maximum Rent Assistance …

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