Navigating Property Inspections During COVID-19

These are unprecedented times. Like many of you, we’ve been grappling with this new reality. We’ll get through this together by being kind and staying connected virtually with friends, family, and loved ones. In the midst of these challenging times, it’s great to see government, private sectors, and individuals coming together to fight this crisis. […]

Conversations to have before signing your rental agreement

A lot of things may go through your mind before signing the rental agreement on your new home. After a potentially long search, there are still questions to make sure you ask while you are looking for homes, and conversations to have with your landlord while you are in the process of signing your lease. […]

Tips to Help Get Your Security Deposit Back

So you’re moving into a new home. One thing that is often at the forefront of a new renter’s mind before they even move in is the fear of losing that security deposit. A full month’s rent is no small amount to lose. Whether you have a good relationship with your landlord or not, there […]

Make Your Moving Into a New Home Checklist

Moving into a new home can be exciting and, at the same time, stressful. We’re often exhilarated by the idea of living in a brand new surroundings, yet anxious about all the manual labor that it entails, from packing things to the very physical task of moving them into your new home. Then there are […]

6 Tips to Attract the Best Residents for Your Rental Properties

While there are plenty of people looking for rental properties, sometimes it feels like you just can’t catch a break. Whether your difficulty is finding and keeping residents or attracting residents that are a good fit, the search can be difficult and time-consuming. To help you streamline and aid you in this process, we’ve put […]

Know your rights! The Basics of Landlord Tenant Law

Everyone knows that the relationship between a landlord and a tenant can be difficult to manage. Whether it be an unresponsive landlord or a noisy tenant, it seems that everyone has at least one horror story. Should this occur, it’s important to be well versed in landlord tenant law. These laws lay out the basic […]

What Every Renter Should Know About Move-In Inspections

You’ve found an apartment. You want to move in, unpack, and enjoy your new place!   You feel like you’ve already filled out a mountain of forms. And yet, there’s one more crucial step you should take before moving in, or even before signing a lease: Conduct a Move-In Inspection! Remember, inspection = protection and peace […]

Rental Checklist: 10 Ways to Inspect Your Property

Whether you’re a new landlord or a seasoned pro, every time a tenant leaves presents an opportunity to conduct an inspection of your property before a new tenant moves in. Use this Rental Checklist to help you with each transition. The more you prepare ahead, the more attractive your property appeals to prospective tenants. 1. […]