Tenants' Union in the media

2019

Rising Sydney vacancy rate puts pressure on landlords to drop rents
The New Daily, 6 November 2019

Outrage over refusal to publish NSW flammable cladding list
ABC PM, 5 November 2019

‘Given up on the dream’: how Australia’s housing market is fuelling renters’ anxiety
Guardain, 5 October 2019

Solar for All
One Step Off The Grid, 8 October 2019

Coliving – a Millennial utopia or another sharing economy cash grab?
The Fifth Estate, 3 October 2019

Roughly 170,000 households live on $35 a day or less after rent
The New Daily, 25 September 2019

Remaining Opal Tower residents to return home by Christmas
The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 September 2019

NSW government’s short-term letting reforms met with mixed reception
Domain, 21 August 2019

The eccentric birdman who's beating Australia's biggest landlord
ABC News, 10 August 2019

Residents in valuable real estate fear they could be relocated on RN Breakfast
RN ABC, 9 August 2019

As the Laws of War turn 70, what's to celebrate? And a case of unpaid rent
RN ABC, 6 August 2019

I've been living in a Sydney apartment that's a public risk for residents and no one told me
Triple J Hack, 30 July 2019

Leo Patterson Ross on whether tenants are controlling the Sydney housing market
Alan Jones, 17 July 2019

Apartment oversupply puts squeeze on rents
The Sydney Morning Herald, 14 July 2019

Sydney rents record biggest annual fall in 15 years in good news for tenants
Domain, 10 July 2019

Now's the time to negotiate: 4 ways to get yourself cheaper rent
Yahoo Finance, 5 July 2019

Urgent health warning over mould infecting Aussie homes
Nine.Now, 2 July 2019

Rental rights for Australian tenants lag behind comparable countries due to tax, investment rules: experts
Domain, 18 June 2019

Sydney news: State Budget to spend big on education and infrastructure
ABC News, 18 June 2019

Room Sharing and Overcrowding on the Rise
2SER Weekend Breakfast, 15 June 2019

Social housing landlords use domestic violence as reason to evict victims – study
The Guardian, 13 June 2019

NSW still without Airbnb rules, one year after plan was announced
Domain, 4 June 2019

Five months on, more than 170 Opal Tower apartments still uninhabitable
Domain, 3 June 2019

What to do when you need emergency repairs on your home
The New Daily, 30 May 2019

Rental stress in Waverley
Alt Media, 29 May 2019

Real estate lobbyists help deliver win for Coalition
The New Daily, 20 May 2019

Homelessness campaign holds out hope on social housing policies
Pro Bono, 15 May 2019

Housing groups slam ‘grossly misleading’ fake rent increase notices
The New Daily, 15 May 2019

Will we all live in pods in 20 years? Demand for apartments grows as the sizes shrink
The New Daily, 7 May 2019

This Single Mum Gets By On $160 A Week After Rent
BuzzFeed News, 1 May 2019

Overcrowded, illegal housing on the rise in Sydney due to poor affordability, report finds
Domain, 28 April 2019

Majority of Sydney home owners would be financially better off renting: Report
The New Daily, 16 April 2019

Housing horrors: Australian renters go head to head with landlords over rights
The New Daily, 4 April 2019

Now is the time to bargain with your real estate agent for cheaper rent
The Brag, 28 March 2019

How to negotiate a rent decrease
Triple J Hack, 27 March 2019

The Sydney areas with the most pet-friendly rentals
Domain, 20 March 2019

Survey Shows Eight Out Of 10 Renters Don't Report Problems To The Landlord Due to fear of eviction
hit, 14 March 2019

These Renters Told The Real Estate Agents Their Light Wasn’t Working. Now The Agents Have To Pay Over $300,000
BuzzFeed News, 14 March 2019

Many NSW tenants stressed about being evicted, survey finds
Domain, 13 March 2019

How to minimise the risks of short-term renting
Domain, 13 March 2019

The Sydney suburbs where tenants are not getting their bond back
Domain, 9 March 2019

Housing explainer: Labor and Coalition policies on negative gearing and capital gains tax
News.com, 7 March 2019

Here Are the Winners From Australia’s Property Downturn
Bloomberg, 3 March 2019

NSW landlords to lose no-grounds evictions under Labor
Financial Review, 27 February 2019

Exclusive: Push to help homeless pet owners forced onto the street by their animals
9 News, 27 February 2019

‘Scare campaign’: Experts slam Treasurer’s ‘housing tax’ warning
The New Daily, 23 February 2019

How to avoid wasting money on a rental that’s not right for you
Domain, 21 February 2019

Federal election 2019: Greens moot national standard for renters’ rights
Domain, 20 February 2019

NSW election 2019: Calls for better protection on tenancy laws, energy bills
Domain, 19 February 2019

Sydney vacancies rise 40pc since January 2018, SQM says
Financial Review, 13 February 2019

‘Growth’ of community housing may be an illusion. The cost-shifting isn’t
The Conversation, 24 January 2019

Here's What You Need To Know About How Negative Gearing Affects Your Rent
BuzzFeed News, 20 January 2019

‘Two weeks’ free rent’: Tenants gaining an edge in Sydney rental market
Domain, 17 January 2019

Landlords advised to revisit budget as tenants move to negotiate rents
nestegg, 11 January 2019

The best value suburbs to rent a house in Sydney: Domain data
Domain, 11 January 2019

What’s your real rent? Analysis reveals the features that will cost (and save) you the most
Domain, 14 January 2019

There Are More Renters Than Ever In Australia. And They Can Vote
BuzzFeed News, 8 January 2019

Canberra overtakes Sydney as most expensive rental city: Domain Group
Financial review, 10 January 2019

Investment owning MPs opposed 'no fault evictions' ban
9 News, 8 January 2019

Fears of 50 per cent loss in value as Opal Tower owners consider legal options
The Sydney Morning Herald, 4 January 2019

 

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