People living in apartments will not be able to stop other landlords renting their properties on Airbnb to short term tenants, a landmark Supreme Court decision has found.
The legal status of Airbnb listings has been challenged in the Supreme Court of Victoria, with a landlord arguing her apartment was illegally sublet through the site.
When City of Sydney’s anti-illegal rentals task force looked behind the scenes of a low-rent supermarket in the city’s centre, rather than cans of food and crates of produce, they found a store room set up with four bunk beds.
About 50 children fall from windows or balconies in Australia each year, a report compiled over a 10 year period by The Children’s Hospital at Westmead stated.
Westpac Bank and its subsidiaries are no longer lending money to foreigners wanting to buy residential property.
The NSW Government is reviewing the Residential Tenancies Act 2010.