Entries Tagged as 'Renting'

Landlord Tips – Renting Your Vacancy

February 3rd, 2011 · 2 Comments · Property Management, Rental Property

photo credit: PinkMoose There’s an art to renting a vacant space. Psychology and ¬†attitude play an important role in your success as a landlord. Challenging Dual Roles When you are renting a space, you are the gatekeeper, to keep bad tenants out and you are also the salesman, to welcome good tenants in and get […]

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The Sad Lonely Condo…

December 24th, 2010 · Comments Off on The Sad Lonely Condo… · Rental Property

Once upon a time there was a sad one bedroom condo. It was a very nice condo with 6 appliances, the fridge, stove and dishwasher were even stainless steel. It was close to the highway and price very competitively The condo used to be very, very happy. When it was brand new, a wonderful, charming, […]

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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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New Free Website for Rental Ads – Rent Compass

October 10th, 2010 · Comments Off on New Free Website for Rental Ads – Rent Compass · Property Management, Rental Property

I found out about this new website for placing free rental ads. There’s lots of websites with free ads but they’re pretty similar. One problem I have with these is the spam that you get after posting but this one is moderated (someone looks at the ads) so that will cut out the spammers. I […]

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