Archive | January, 2012

30 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How Landlords of Ontario Rentals Can Make Tenants Feel Secure

As a landlord of Ontario rental properties, you already know that your tenants are entitled to a safe, secure environment.  That means you must do everything reasonably possible to prevent accidents and crime. The good news is that you can do this without spending a fortune.  Here are some tips to assuring tenants in Ontario […]

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27 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Tips on Designing a Home Office in Mississauga

If you have decided to work from home, make sure that you are not violating the terms of the lease of your Mississauga rental.  After that, get help in designing your home office.  Since you will be spending eight or more hours a day in this office, take your time, research the options and try […]

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26 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How to Keep Cats Happy in Oakville Apartments for Rent

If you are owned by a cat (or cats), you want to make sure that life in your Oakville rental is happy and fulfilling for humans and felines alike.  This is easy to do if you examine your apartment from a cat’s point of view.  With a few small changes, an apartment for rent in […]

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24 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Mississauga Rental Apartments: How to Deal With a Roommate Who’s Messier Than You

Maybe you’re a ‘neat freak’ with the cleanliness standards of Martha Stewart while your room-mate is a die-hard slob – unwashed dishes in the sink, dirty clothes and piles of paper dumped all over the place, fossilized pizza under the sofa, crumbs and crisp wrappers under the cushions. The horror stories are endless. Different notions […]

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22 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

What if the Landlord of your London Apartment will not carry out Repairs: Advice for Tenants

Many tensions between landlords and tenants arise over repairs and maintenance. The law in Ontario requires your landlord to keep your London rental apartment in a habitable condition. Among other things he or she must ensure the building is structurally sound, the roof is not leaking, appliances are in working order, the plumbing, electrical or […]

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20 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How Landlords of Rentals in Mississauga Can Prepare for Warmer Weather

Yes, it is cold now and warmer weather seems a distant possibility, but this is the time to think about preparing a home to cope with higher temperatures.  For landlords of Mississauga rentals, here are some points to consider that will reduce energy costs and guarantee comfort for your tenants: An air conditioning system represents […]

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18 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Tips on Spring Cleaning for London Rentals

It may seem as if winter will never loosen its grip, but warmer weather will eventually arrive.  And when it does, a clean and organised home is a great way to celebrate the change of season.  Some people think spring cleaning, with its origins in the days when coal and wood fires were used to […]

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16 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Renters’ Inspection Checklist

As a tenant, you need to spot hidden flaws as you consider apartments for rent in Ottawa.  Make sure that your Ottawa rental is safe, secure and clean.  A little work now will save you a lot of trouble later. When you look at various Ottawa apartments, bring the following tools to help uncover defects: […]

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14 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Moving and Unpacking – What to Take out First

If you have just moved to the capital city, unpacking all those boxes is the first step to making your apartment for rent in Toronto feel like home. However, after the stress leading up to moving day, unpacking may not be your top priority.  Give yourself time to relax and then take out what you […]

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12 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Checklist for Anyone Planning to Move

If 2012 will see you moving to Toronto, Canada’s largest city, then you should plan 6-8 weeks in advance to make the process as smooth as possible.  Presuming that you have chosen your new home from the many houses or apartments for rent in Toronto, here is some useful information to get you organised: If […]

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