tenants share renting horror stories as part of ‘make renting fair’ campaign

You can see about tenants share renting horror stories as part of ‘make renting fair’ campaign news article in this page. if you want read more please login.
when peter montgomery received a notice to vacate his home earlier this year, he had to read the letter three times to comprehend what he was reading. “i was shattered, to be perfectly honest,” mr montgomery said. the 73-year-old and his wife, ill with advanced alzheimer’s disease, had been renting their glenroy house for 12 years. renters have shared their horror stories as part of the make renting fair campaign. photo: glenn hunt“i must admit i got extremely, extremely angry,” he said. “simply because there was no explanation, there was no reason.” “it was a cold, legal letter that was just there.”the residential tenancies act is under review. photo: jim ricemr montgomery, a tip truck operator, said he was not the perfect tenant but he helped out with maintenance on the house and had built a friendship with the landlord over the years. the notice came as a huge shock to the elderly couple but in victoria, it’s not uncommon for landlords to evict tenan......

Login to read more ...

Information