Renting a Home

Finding a rental in Toronto or Vancouver

Essential Tips for Finding a Rental in Toronto or Vancouver

By: Haley Fairclough So, you’re looking for a rental in Toronto or Vancouver and you feel like everything is working… Read More »

How to make your rental apartment legal

5 Steps: How to Make Your Rental Apartment Legal

Are you a homeowner looking to supplement your income? Do you find you have more than enough space in your… Read More »

Paying too much for rent

1.7 Million Canadians Paying Too Much for Rent: Report

Rental affordability – or the lack thereof – has been a greatly scrutinized issue as of late, with vacancy rates… Read More »

rental prices rising

Why Toronto Condo Rental Rates Are on the Rise

The Toronto Real Estate market was relatively mixed throughout 2017, with the first six months experiencing skyrocketing year-over-year price increases… Read More »

New standard lease in Ontario

What Tenants Need to Know About the New Standard Lease in Ontario

Ontario is taking steps to protect renters’ rights with the introduction of a standardized lease on April 30, 2018. Previously,… Read More »

A cold weather checklist for landlords

A Cold Weather Checklist for Landlords

Being a first time landlord can be much more work than anticipated, particularly once the weather turns cold. There are… Read More »

National Rents on the Rise

INFOGRAPHIC: National Rents on the Rise in 2017

It’s no secret that Canada’s hottest rental markets have become less affordable – but just how much does it cost… Read More »

Top 5 Rental Scams

Beware These Top 5 Rental Scams

You’ve heard the stories on the news or from friends. The affordability crisis in the Toronto real estate and rental… Read More »

What Property Managers Look for in Tenants

What Property Managers Look for in Tenants

With the ever-erratic housing market in Toronto, both home buyers and tenants alike have their work cut out for them.… Read More »

How to get a rental with no credit score

How to Get a Rental with No Credit Score

Stepping into Toronto’s rental market without a sufficient credit score, or even without one entirely, can feel like a losing… Read More »