Entries Tagged as 'Property Management'

Water Theft?

August 17th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Personal House, Property Management

So yesterday I heard an entirely new situation. So the resident of the super nice homes I manage calls me with a complaint. His wife went outside and caught the neighbor filling a bunch of 5 gallon pails to water her garden. In the rain no less. In the past they noticed that their hose […]

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Rental Market Report

August 12th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Property Management

The effects of the wholesale dumping of condos onto the rental market is having noticeable effect this year. This is prime rental season and properties are moving but nowhere near as fast as last year. Properties are very price sensitive this year as well. In other years you might get away with an extra $100 […]

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Tenant Doesn’t Want To Screw Over Landlord

June 14th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Landlord & Tenant Board, Property Management

I have a question! Iā€™m living in a basement apartment that I know is not legal ā€“ though the landlord claims that it is. 1. First he said the apartment came with one parking spot ā€“ a grassy section to the right of the driveway. 2. There is a kitchen in the basement and when […]

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New Condo Renting and Managing

June 12th, 2014 · No Comments · Property Management, Rental Property

I’ve been renting and managing an ever increasing number of new condos. I’d love to manage more. You might think that renting a brand new condo is easy but there are some issues that can make renting a new condo to great tenants very difficult. The common areas are unfinished There is often no landscaping […]

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Enercare Extorts Landlords…

March 27th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Commercial Property, Landlord Advocacy, Property Management, Rental Property

country_boy_shane / Foter / CC BY-ND Oh Enercare, I think it is beyond time that the Ombudsman got a report about your behavior. Long story short a tenant from hell left one of the most beautiful condos in the city of Toronto a complete disaster and a large electricity bill. After the landlord regained possession […]

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