At Robert James Realty when you contact us for a rental appraisal we will provide you with suggestions for achieving the maximum rental, and with any items in the property that represent any health or safety concerns, we will provide recommendations to ensure that you are not exposed legally.
1. THE QLD RESIDENTIAL TENANCY AUTHORITY GUIDELINES
All landlords (or lessors) in Queensland have many rights and responsibilities to consider.The Residential Tenancies Authority provides a guide for landlords renting out residential properties in Queensland.
General renting rules for lessors or managers are as follows:
Respect tenants’ privacy and comply with entry requirements
Carry out repairs and maintenance
Meet all health and safety laws
Lodge bond with the RTA
Ensure that the property is clean and fit and safe to live in and in a good state of repair
Maintain the premises in good repair and in a way that the premises remain fit for the tenant to live in