22 September 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Ontario Landlords: Month-To-Month Agreement or Fixed Term Lease?

If you are a landlord in one of the university towns and cities of Ontario such as Toronto, Ottawa, Mississauga, or London, what are the pros and cons of a month-to-month rental agreement as opposed to a fixed term lease of one or two years. Image Courtesy:┬áMyTudut Let us look at the month-to-month rental agreement. […]

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21 September 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Back to School in Toronto or Ottawa: Tips for Arranging Off Campus Rentals

Getting your own apartment off-campus is an attractive prospect for many students but like all freedoms it brings responsibilities along with it. Renting an apartment on your own or with friends is more work to arrange but can bring all kinds of benefits, such as more independence, privacy and space; plus you can make your […]

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06 October 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Rental Leases

A rental lease is key in any tenancy and this was confirmed by Chris Souster when I attended a session called “Ask the lawyer: Hot topics for landlords.” During the session there was a lot of questions about what happens when a fixed term lease ends, here are some possible scenarios: At the end of […]

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