Renting a Home

Break a Lease

How to Prematurely Break a Lease

By Christine Ahrens, If you’re looking to break your lease agreement, you’ll need to pay close attention to your… Read More »

Rental Insurance

Don’t Skip Out on Rental Insurance

By: About 50 per cent of renters in Canada don’t have insurance, according to the Insurance Bureau of Canada.… Read More »

First Apartment Tips

How to Prepare for a Move into Your First (Grown-Up) Apartment

By: Abodo You’ve been living at your parents’ house for way too long, and now you have received a great… Read More »

Luxury Student Housing

An Introduction to Luxury Student Housing in Canada

By: CourseCompare In between classes, you can take a quick steam or go tanning. In the evenings, the large public… Read More »

Renting Across Canada

The Big Picture: Average Rental Prices Across the Country

News of record-breaking real estate prices and government-imposed foreign home buyers’ taxes are just some of the headlines dominating the… Read More »

Dog-Proof Your Home

Tips on How to Dog-Proof Your Home

Puppy proofing your apartment is a complex task that you should approach responsibly. It’s not just about the safety of… Read More »

Renting with Pets

The Pros and Cons of Renting with Pets

Getting a pet is a difficult decision, especially when you’re a renter. And if you plan on renting an apartment in… Read More »

Most Affordable Canadian City for University Students

What is the Most Affordable Canadian City for University Students?

When it comes to getting a quality post-secondary education, Canada ranks among the top countries in the world for the… Read More »

Laneway Housing

Toronto’s New Laneway Suite Pilot: How Does It Work?

In June 2018, the City of Toronto started the laneway suite pilot project which allowed the homeowners of eligible lots… Read More »

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 »