I was on a private Lease in QLD house?

I was on a private lease, not through a real estate. We had to break lease early and find somewhere new. The owners decided to list their property with a real estate, who then charged the owners a 'letting fee'. The owners are now tring to pass this $360 fee to us, the tenants. Is this right? It doesnt seem... show more I was on a private lease, not through a real estate. We had to break lease early and find somewhere new. The owners decided to list their property with a real estate, who then charged the owners a 'letting fee'. The owners are now tring to pass this $360 fee to us, the tenants. Is this right? It doesnt seem fair as its not a reasonable cost, the owners listed the property with them of their own free will and we had nothing to do with real estates for the duration of the lease. The owners created the lease. Our weekly rent for the house was $330 per week so this fee seems illegal.
Update: I have been told that it is the real estates that want the 'relet' fee of one weeks rent and that real estates do have that condition in their lease. But this is private rental, I never had it.
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