Melbourne is an amazing part of the world, both culturally and literally. As Australia becomes a more and more popular place to life, and Melbourne is one of its hotspots, a true hive of activity, property is in high demand. We’ve put together a few tips for finding long term apartments or a short term rental Melbourne
The shortest term rentals are normally a large chunk (at least half) of a year or more frequently one year (for a home)
Before you lease you should pay a deposit, this is usually demanded and generally equivalent to 4 weeks full rental, if the rental is AUD 1000 then you’re looking at a 4000 deposit, for example. There are websites out there also offering short term leases for vacations or longer trips to the area.
Organizing rental in Australia is moderately tough matter and you are emphatically encouraged to visit the rented condo/house in individual before agreeing to a lease arrangement. It requires some investment to a find reasonable spot, you should check the conditions and the local area.
You can find listings on noticeboards and newspapers, but realistically, the best places to find a home, housemates and look through listings is online, with websites such as the one mentioned above providing a great place to see exactly what is on offer and to filter and sort by prices, areas and more. Create a shortlist before heading to visit places and seeing the logistics of the deal and if it works out. You can also find out info such as price, facilities and even make enquiries.