Renting a Home

New City Checklist

New City Checklist: 7 Things You Need to Do After Your First Big Move

You got it done. You downsized, you packed it all up, you arranged for transportation, you got help to unload,… Read More »

Finding an Apartment in Edmonton

Top 10 Tips for Finding an Apartment in Edmonton

Edmonton is quickly becoming a favourite city for young people. There are amazing neighbourhoods and lots of job opportunities. Plus,… Read More »

Eco-Friendly Apartment

5 Tips for Saving Money and Energy with an Eco-Friendly Apartment

By: Sam Radbil Homeowners, whether they’ve purchased via contract for deed or with cold, hard cash, can become involved in many… Read More »

Ontario Government to Roll Back Rent Control

Ontario Government to Roll Back Rent Control as Part of New Housing Strategy

With a vacancy rate of less than 1%, the City of Toronto has a reputation for being one of the tightest rental… Read More »

How effective are rent controls

How Effective are Rent Controls?

If you are someone who has been looking to rent an apartment or get into the housing market, you are likely… Read More »

Should You Rent-to-Own

Is Rent-to-Own the Best Option for You?

Prices in the housing market are continuing to skyrocket and qualifying for a mortgage seems like a pipe-dream, prompting many… Read More »

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 »