06 January 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Smoke alarms: Advice for landlords and tenants of Toronto Apartments

There is “no smoke without fire”, so the old saying goes. And if smoke invades your Toronto home, it stands to reason there must be a flame burning away somewhere. That is why properly installed and maintained smoke alarms save lives by providing a valuable early warning signal. It’s easy to think fires are something […]

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23 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Running Credit Checks on Tenants for Toronto Rentals: Advice for Landlords

Every big city has its share of scamsters. As a Toronto landlord with apartments for rent you should take every precaution to avoid the ‘tenants from hell’ who might damage your Toronto property and make their escape without paying what is due. You can avoid unnecessary hassles and headaches by screening prospective tenants very carefully. […]

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07 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Ways to Maximise Energy Efficiency in Your Toronto Rental Home

As southern Ontario braces for the onslaught of winter, it is wise to maximise the energy efficiency of your Toronto rental.  Conserving energy will save you money and is also good for the environment.  Luckily, for residents of Toronto rental properties, there are inexpensive alternatives to installing solar panels and double glazing the windows. Use […]

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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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27 November 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Best Houseplants for Apartment Living in Toronto

Toronto’s Volunteering with the Community Stewardship Program lets you help to save the city’s natural environment. Once you have helped save your local ecosystem outdoors, consider having houseplants to brighten your interiors.  Houseplants give a splash of colour and a hint of the outside world to Toronto apartments for rent.  If you are convinced that […]

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