12 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Rent or Buy in London? – The Ultimate Debate

Maybe you are moving to London Ontario and wondering whether you should rent or buy a property in this attractive city. To rent or to buy is a dilemma that many of us face at some time or another in our lives. Everyone’s situation is different but what general factors should you consider when facing […]

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19 September 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Know Your Renters’ Rights In Ontario: Part II

As a tenant renting in Toronto, or any other town or city in Ontario, it is essential to know your rights as well as your responsibilities. The same goes for your landlord. A relationship based on mutual respect for each other’s rights means problems can be solved more easily and costly legal actions avoided. In […]

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15 September 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Know Your Renters’ Rights In Ontario: Part I

As a man is said to have a right to his property, he may be equally said to have a property in his rights. James Madison Image Courtesy: Wiertz Sébastien When it comes to rental, Madison’s words seem very apt. It is often said that rights and responsibilities go hand in hand and this is certainly true […]

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19 April 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Ten Landlord Tips in Toronto

When you are showing your apartment for rent in Toronto or your downtown Toronto apartment for rent, think about these tips when you are renting your home. #1 – Never show a dirty home Before showing your Toronto rental, consider hiring a professional to clean the home thoroughly, including the windows, bathroom, kitchen, appliances, light […]

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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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