LandLord Property & Rental Management

LandLord Property & Rental Management Inc

Landlord consists of an investment property management company, a full-service real estate brokerage, and a residential construction company. We offer a range of services for every stage of the real estate investment Lifecyle. Our fully licensed Realtors can help you identify unique, strategic investment opportunities, while our in-house renovations and project management team can assist in maximizing the value of your existing investments. By leveraging established relationships with our network of professional trades people, we always get the right team for the right job, big or small. Our dedicated team of property management professionals will ensure that your investments are handled with care. A true ‘one stop shop’ for all your real estate investment needs.

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LandLord Market Update – Fall 2019

With many of our clients and colleagues escaping to cottage country to enjoy the last stretch of summer, we offer our insights on the first half of the year, along with forecasts for the upcoming fall real estate market:

How We Used Our Real Estate Investment Skills to Acquire Our New Office

515 Logan first came on the market in the fall of 2015.   The spacious and well-situated building had been operated as a martial arts studio for the past 20 years.  After years of punching, kicking, blocking, and dodging, the owners were ready to retire. 

Property Management or Tenant Management?

Our team has been providing industry leading property management services for twenty-five years, and during that time we’ve worn many different ‘hats’.

LandLord Questions & Answers

What is property management?

Property management is the operational control and care for real estate by a third party. There are several types of property management companies, including residental, commercial, short-term, construction, and more. LandLord Property & Rental Management focuses primarily on boutique residential property management. This inculdes leasing, rent collection, inspections, maintenance, and more for individual residential properties owned by investors.

What does a property manager do?

Property managers have a range of responsibilities including including tenancy procurement, rent collection, bill payment, oversight of maintenance and repairs, and more. Professional property managers can also offer experience based guidance to maximize your ROI, help you follow local laws, avoid unexpected costs, and maintain a professional and positive relationship with your tenants.

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What is the difference between a property manager and a real estate agent?

Generally, real estate agents are focused on buying, selling, and renting real estate. A real estate agent can help you find a tenant, but that’s where their responsibilities will end. A property manager will stay with you after the tenant search and screen and continue to handle the operations of your rental. Our company is equiped to tenant your rental suite, and if you choose, continue management of your property.

What is The Landlord & Tenant Board?

The Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) was created by the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) on January 31, 2007. The RTA gives residential landlords and tenants rights and responsibilities and sets out a process for enforcing them. The RTA also sets out the process for resolving non-profit housing co-operative (“co-op”) eviction disputes. Learn more about LTB here.

What is the average fee for property management?

Property management fees vary based on these three business models.

Percentage of rent

In this common model roughly 10-15% of rent is charged as a management fee.

Flat fee

In this model a set rate is charged per property or rental unit. LandLord Property & Rental Management uses this model. To calculate our fees visit our fee calculator.

Guaranteed rent

This model might be used for high demand short term rentals. The property management company pays rent to the landlord and is free to sublet the unit and generate profits at their own risk. If you are considering renting on short terms, be sure to learn your local laws.

Why is property management important?

Hiring a property management company, such as LandLord, ensures your rental property is being run professionally and profitably. Our property managers handle the overall operations, so you don’t have to. Our team of experts can also offer strategic guidance to maximize your ROI. Our proeprty management company has been in business for 25 years, we have the knowledge and expereince to find the best tenants, abide by the law, and keep your rental running smoothly.

What’s the best property management company in Toronto?

Our clients would likely say: LandLord Property & Rental Management. Our 25 years in business gives us the experience to effectively handle any situation that may arise at your rental property. With 25 employees, we have the capacity to efficiently process everything related to running your rental property. The leasing department finds the best tenants through our 7-step tenant search & screen. Your personal property manager will communicate directly with you and your tenants, and schedule maintenance and repairs, while our accounting department handles rent collection and bill payments. And, our digital team is always working to make your experience in our client portal optimal.

What’s the difference between Property Management and Rental Management?

Property management and rental management both refer to the management of real estate investment property. However, managing real estate investments includes two main functions; the management of the property, it’s maintenance, repairs, and inspections; and the management of the rental, it’s profitability, and tenant relationship. Read more about our approach to tenant management in our blog post here.

What’s the difference between renting from a landlord or a property management company?

A professional property management company should have guidelines and processes to deal with the various scenarios relating to ongoing management. For example, LandLord Property & Rental Management has a step by step process to search and screen tenants, a standard lease for every rental agreement, rental insurance guidelines, and more. A self managing landlord might not have standard practices and procedures. At first glance, a rental applicant might be happy to deal with a ‘relaxed’ landlord. But complications could arise if other tenants aren’t screened thoroughly, the landlord doesn’t fully understand the law, or maintenance is not being addressed.

How do I get started?

It’s easy to get started with LandLord Property & Rental Management. Give us a call or fill out our contact form to be put in touch with our business development team. We look forward to hearing from you.

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