investing in a rental property

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investing in a rental property

Are you looking for a home that you can use as a rental? Investing in real estate to lease to tenants is oftentimes a great way to spend your money. Unfortunately, there are many things that can go wrong if you don't take the time to do your research first. Think about the materials in the house - will they withstand the abuse of tenants? Will you have to replace the flooring between each tenant? This is just one thing to consider. To learn more about what you should keep in mind when searching for an investment home, continue reading through my blog.

Why Finding Great Tenants Is A Top Priority If You Own Rental Properties

13 April 2017
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

One major factor that will affect the success of your rental properties is the quality of the tenants you have. The problem is that finding good tenants is not always easy, but you might have a better chance at doing this if you hire a property management company to manage your rental units for you. Property managers are great at handling every aspect of rental properties, but one of their top focuses is always finding good tenants. Read More …

4 Adjustments Seniors May Experience When Downsizing From A House To A Condo

22 December 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

When the time comes to sell the home you raised your family in and move into something smaller, you might want to consider buying a condominium. Condos are ideal for seniors, and they come in many sizes, locations, and price ranges. As you plan for this big change in your life, there are some differences in homes and condos you should be aware of. Because of these differences, you may have some adjustments you will need to make, and here are four of them. Read More …

Six Suggestions For Staying Sane While Sharing Small Spaces

21 October 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

There are several reasons why you may share an apartment, like those at Wynn Residential Apartments in Toronto, with someone else. Perhaps it has the perfect location, is in a wonderful building, or allows you to save your money to purchase a larger property later on. Whatever the reason, you should be aware that while sharing small spaces with other people can cause tension, there are also many ways that you can ease that tension. Read More …

Beyond the Basics: What to Look for When House-Hunting

7 October 2015
 Categories: Real Estate, Articles

Looking at homes for sale often elicits mixed feelings. On the one hand, it's exciting to walk through houses, picturing yourself living in various homes. On the other hand, choosing the place where you will spend the next several years (or, in some cases, several decades) is a daunting task. Your real estate agent will be able to help you narrow down your choices in a busy market, but the ultimate decision rests with you. Read More …

How Security Guards Are Reducing Crime Within the Community Without a Badge

7 August 2015
 Categories: , Articles

When it comes to reducing crime, the police have their hands full. It's just not possible for them to be everywhere, all the time, and many times they are called after a crime has been committed. For communities and businesses who want to prevent crime in their neighbourhoods, it takes more than just a helpful police department. While it's never recommended that a civilian confront someone committing a crime, trained security guards are more than capable of doing so, and they can be the missing link that helps keep crime out of the community. Read More …