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When Will They Move Out?

adults living at home

A new Statistics Canada report shows the proportion of young adults aged 20 to 29 who live with their parents...

Discrimination Crackdown

Is your listing unintentionally discriminating tenants?

We see it all the time and may be desensitized, but discrimination can be found everywhere. Behaviour will need to...

The Happipad Vision

Rent with trust

Imagine the perfect rental transaction.  Alice lets everyone know that her place is for rent.  Bob knocks on Alice’s door, steps...

Has the Bubble Burst?

Okanagan Outlook

The surge in housing prices is an interesting and controversial matter. Toronto and Vancouver are constantly in the spotlight as...

Finding Great Tenants is an Art

Here's some general principles

Tenant selection is by far and away the most important factor in successful property management. Locating and then screening tenants...

Landlord Nightmare

petting zoo inside your rental property

Many landlords have had bad experiences with their rental properties in the past. However some landlords are unfortunate to have...

7 Fire Preparation Tips

Prepare a box of irreplaceables in case of a fire evacuation Take pictures and have electronic records of major items...

Moving Checklist

 If you are moving it can be intimidating thinking of all the things you might need. Once you move in...

Secret to Securing a Rental

It’s happened to everyone: they find the PERFECT place, apply for the apartment, and don’t get the lease. When you...

Location, Location, Location

some things to consider

Your looking for a new place to rent and are trying to decide what area to move to. It is...