31 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Tenant Evictions: General Advice for Ontario Landlords

Eviction is an ugly word but in the case of really troublesome tenants a landlord may have no choice. However, before taking any action do check to make sure that you are within your rights. Landlords who comply properly with local landlord-tenant laws will avoid costly delays or mistakes and be more likely to succeed […]

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29 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Keys to Successful Rental Property Management in Toronto

Canada’s largest city is currently the world’s fourth most livable city, so it’s natural that more people will look for rentals in Toronto.  If becoming a landlord or property manager appeals to you, here’s how to make it a success.            To start, read up on Canadian landlord and tenant law […]

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23 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Using the Internet to Advertise Apartments for Rent in Oakville

Oakville, the beautiful lakeside town within the Greater Toronto Area, has great neighbourhoods and places to do business.  This attracts more people to the area, and will mean more potential tenants. As a landlord of Oakville rentals, you need an affordable marketing tool to advertise your properties. That tool is the Internet. If you still […]

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19 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Is it Wise to Make Home Improvements to a Rental Property in Ottawa?

If you are trying to attract “rent to own” tenants for your Ottawa rental properties, then the answer is “yes”. This type of renter is going to look more closely at your property before signing any lease-option agreement. This is understandable, given that they are going to be paying more money. If your Ottawa house […]

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12 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Ottawa Apartments for Rent – Furnished vs. Unfurnished – Advice for Landlords

If you are starting out as a new landlord you may be wondering whether you should offer your Ottawa rental property furnished or unfurnished. Both options are open to you and there are advantages and disadvantages to each scenario. Here is a summary of the pros and cons of renting out a fully furnished apartment. […]

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