Reform 82. When a lender applies to VCAT for the possession of a leased property, the mortgage must prove its right to property and exercise purchasing power with the court order. This reform also applies to the reappropriation of mortgages in rooming houses, caravan parks and residential parks. Reform 34. If a tenant or RRP issues a notice of default to the other person, the injured person is required to repair the injury where possible and, if the injury has resulted in loss or harm to the other person, the person must compensate that other person. This reform dispels the current confusion as to whether, when compensation is paid, there is still an obligation to remedy the offence. This reform will also apply to breaches of obligations in rooming houses, caravan parks and residential parks. Reform 8. Inappropriate questions in a rental application form may be prohibited by regulation if certain types of issues in the Victorian market become problematic in the future. This reform also applies to rooming houses, caravan parks and residential parks.
Reform 12. RRPs and their agents, it will be forbidden to get someone to place a lease in a lease by deceptive or deceptive behavior (for example.B. if the broker tells a potential tenant that the house has a high-speed Internet connection if the broker knows that this is not the case). Reform 51. When a lease includes a mandatory deadline for security activities (for example. B smoke detector tests) that must be carried out during the lease, the EIS and the tenant must carry out their security activities and, if necessary, ensure that the activity is carried out by a properly qualified person. Reform to 24. In the event of an increase in rent during a temporary tenancy agreement, the amount or method of calculating the increase must be fixed in the contract (. B, for example, no more than X percent over a 12-month period).
Reform 94. Agents and RRPs, it will be forbidden to create unfair rent databases for victims of domestic violence if the list is the result of the author`s actions. VCAT will be able to order the removal of an unfair list and request the removal of a list of unfair or uncertain data. The status report can be used as conclusive evidence of the condition of the property at the time of the move. For example, before signing and returning a copy of the report, you should consult the property and note the problems or problems on both copies, especially if your opinion differs from that of the owner or agent, such as a stain on the carpet that was not registered by the owner or agent. This is important because the status report can help you defend a loan or claim for damages or cleaning costs at the end of your lease. When the tenant rents a room in an apartment building, it is very important that the agreement details which parts of the premises the tenant owns exclusively and which parts of the tenant shared. The Victorian government has created a [standard Form Tenancy Agreement] www.consumer.vic.gov.au/housing/renting/types-of-rental-agreements/lease-agreements-or-contracts) _blank that must be used for all residential rents Reform 18. The law is amended to clarify that a tenant who does not have a properly executed housing lease (i.e. the RRP did not sign the contract) will nevertheless benefit from the protection measures in the law, as if the contract had been duly signed from the beginning.