It’s not typically we hear of an Australian tenant endeavor renovations to the residential property they’re renting, but when this mission is something to go by, perhaps we must always!
Previous to a renovation by Ohlo Studio, this Cottesloe house (a beachside suburb about 12 kilometres west of Perth’s CBD) was fundamental and uninspiring, however its location and ocean views made it the best rental property.
With plans to hire the house for an additional 5 years, the tenant requested the owner for permission to cosmetically renovate the dwelling space and bedrooms, and an settlement was made. (By the way in which, new legal guidelines have simply come into impact in Victoria making modifications to all rental properties a bit simpler!)
‘There was some negotiation, however my shopper was making enhancements, so the owner was joyful,’ says Ohlo Studio director Jen Lowe.
Ohlo Studio’s job was to vastly enhance