As housing affordability becomes increasingly unattainable for many young first home buyers the decision to rent a property has become the most viable option.
More young people now that ever before are renting properties in the Central West but have come to find that support from Landlords and Real Estate Agents are few and far between.
Phoebe Newling, Hugh Brooks & Erin Archer explored university student Sam’s* story to uncover some of the issues faced by young renters.
To find out about your rights as a tenant in New South Wales check out the NSW Government Fair Trading fact sheet here.
*Name changed for anonymity