Archive | Landlord Tips

02 May 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Seven Tips for Making your Property Business run Smoothly in Oakville

Hints and tips to help Oakville landlords manage their rental problems responsibly and avoid unnecessary losses and stressful problems

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20 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Look Before you Buy! Tips for Landlords on Buying London Rental Properties

Being a landlord with rental properties in London, Ontario, can be a lucrative proposition. But check carefully before buying

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08 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Spring Maintenance Tips for Landlords in Ottawa

Spring is the time for Ottawa landlords to do important checks and maintenance on their properties. Here’s some suggestions to get you started!

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28 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Mirror, Mirror – Magical Ways to Make Your Oakville Rental Sparkle

Any home can be made brighter by the strategic use of mirrors.  With a little imagination and ingenuity, you can add mysterious rooms and dimensions throughout any of the many rentals inOakville.  Even broken mirrors can be recycled for craft projects.  Intrigued?  Read on! Bits and Pieces – For the crafty types, consider making a […]

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01 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Alternatives to Eviction for London Landlords with Non-Paying Tenants

Eviction is an ugly business and, if you are a landlord, it can be costly in time and money. In London, as well as other parts of Ontario, statistics show that the average eviction process can take around 103 days, including delays. The Ontario eviction process is lengthy and the average eviction bill can be […]

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18 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Going Smoke Free in your Ontario Rentals – Advice for Landlords

Smokers are in the minority these days in Ontario – 85 per cent of adults in the province don’t smoke and these non-smokers dislike having to breathe the second-hand smoke of the 15 per cent that still light up. For example, in the Peel region of Ontario (which covers Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga), the Public […]

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16 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Keep Squeaky Floors from Deterring Tenants in Oakville

As a landlord of Oakville rental properties, you know that the properties must be presented in the best way possible.  Still, there might be some issues that you never considered a deterrent when it comes to attracting potential tenants.  For example, the creak in the floor of your Oakville rental might strike you as an […]

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12 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Battle of the Bedbugs – Advice for Landlords and Tenants of Toronto Rentals

Bedbugs are a problem no one wants to own up to! Up to the 1950s these apple-pip-sized beasties were common all over the world, lurking in dark corners and coming out at night to feed on sleeping humans. In the second half of the 20th century, bedbugs declined thanks to widespread use of pesticides. Experts […]

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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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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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