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What does a good tenant look like?

What exactly does the so-called “tenant from hell” look like, and how do landlords end up renting to such people in the first place?   Obviously, sub-par tenants don’t put...

Tenants, are you ready to own?

The mysterious bunker unearthed at York University could have fetched $875,000 in the Toronto real estate market. Or so went the joke on social media. The average cost of a...

Ending the silence

A former firefighter hopes that new Ontario legislation will prevent the type of tragedy that struck his family a few winters ago. In December 2008, a Woodstock, Ontario family of...

Winter is coming

Winter is coming. Here’s the one furnace check that could save a life. The winters of 2014 and 2015 gave us a record-setting cold temperatures, an ice storm, and frost...

The art of selling tenanted properties

While serving notice to tenants and managing their cooperation throughout the sale process is highly sensitive to timing and personalities, tenanted properties represent an opportunity to attain a fair price...