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Traits All Amazing Landlords Share

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Not all landlords are the same, but the good ones do all share some traits that make them great at their jobs and a pleasure to work with as a tenant. It’s not about the price they set, or the kind of property they rent, but rather how they go […]

Red Flags You Need To Worry About as a Renter

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Looking for a place to rent is a bit like trying to find a partner in a speed dating event. You have to know what you want, act quick, and learn to recognize time wasters before it’s too late. Luckily, in real estate, this won’t require you to ask awkward […]

Should You Rent or Should You Buy?

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At one point during your life, you will ask yourself this question. It might be while you’re writing a cheque for your landlord, or when your spending lunch window shopping for apartments… again. Homeownership always looks attractive and like a rite-of-passage into adulthood, especially after you’ve been renting for a […]

Finding the Perfect House to Rent

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When looking for a house to rent, you should really be as conscious and thorough as if you were buying. After all, the place you choose is, hopefully, going to become your home for a really long time. So, taking the time to plan your move, and make a well-thought-out […]

Learning to Pick the Right Tenants

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The right tenants can be your source of income, while the wrong ones can burn a huge hole through your wallet. Sadly, distinguishing the first kind from the second isn’t always as easy as looking through applications and choosing what looks best on paper. There really isn’t a one-size-fits-all kind […]

How to Get Started as a Landlord

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Some people become landlords because they’ve always been attracted to the industries, others get into it hoping to make some extra income, and a lot of people find themselves becoming landlords when they decide to move but don’t really want to sell their houses. Whatever the reason that brought you […]

FAQ Before Signing a Rent Lease

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A discount on the rent, fewer warranty months, guarantees, penalties for ending the contract before time… There are so many subjects on which a tenant can and should negotiate. But it’s very important that this negotiation within the parties – the tenant and the owner – works in the prevailing […]