A Sydney-based cleaner has revealed to Yahoo the shocking reality of how some tenants leave properties at the end of their lease.
See some of the outrageous demands requested of new tenants in a market where people are inclined to agree to anything.
Low income tenants would be giving up almost 60 per cent of their wage to live in the discounted apartments – that's twice as high as the NSW government's own guidelines.
As rental prices in Australia's most populous city surged in the past year, action is now being taken to help alleviate the financial pain.
The mum of two said she was seriously disappointed by her real estate agent's dismissive idea after her daughter's room completely flooded.