Entries Tagged as 'rentals'

More Great News For Landlords – Mortgage Rule Changes

January 18th, 2011 · 4 Comments · Rental Property

They are changing the mortgage rules again. Even since they changed the rules last year I have seen a difference in the quality of tenants this year. Awesome. I wrote back then that the mortgage rule changes were Good News For Savvy Investors. The tighter the mortgage rules get the better off landlords and investors […]

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Secrets of Cultural Discrimination

December 20th, 2010 · Comments Off on Secrets of Cultural Discrimination · Personal House, Property Management, Rental Property

This is in response to a telephone call I got today… Landlord – Hi, can you find me a tenant of X origin? I’m of country X and I only want my nationality for a tenant. Me – No, that’s discrimination and it’s against the law. You’ll have to do it yourself. Landlord – Well […]

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What To Do When A Property Isn’t Renting

December 18th, 2010 · 9 Comments · Property Management, Rental Property

People often contact me to rent their place. In fact that’s my specialty. I lost count of how many places I’ve rented over the years. Obviously I have a system in place that works. This year, I’ve rented 100% of the places I’ve listed. See, I don’t get paid to list properties, I get paid […]

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Don’t Take Shit From Tenants

November 19th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Landlord & Tenant Board, Property Management, Rental Property

Here’s the where the difference between property managers and small property owners really becomes obvious. First of all property managers have been suckered and burned more times that you can count when they were first in the business, so they don’t buy crap any more. Plus they don’t care. I’m not sure exactly when it […]

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Happy Halloween – HouseAggedon

November 1st, 2010 · 7 Comments · Blogging Journey, Commercial Property, Kids & Family, Property Management

I discovered my inner seamstress today after I discovered that no one seems to sell black cat costumes for Halloween. My son just turned three so it was his first time out. He didn’t seem to believe me when I first told him how Halloween works. You go up to the door and knock on […]

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