How to Attract the Right Tenants

October 20, 2017 Yopa 0

It can be hard to attract the right tenants to your property, and it’s a careful balancing act between price, longevity and income. In addition, you to make sure that your tenants are creditworthy enough to afford the cost of the tenancy and that all the legal boxes are ticked. Ultimately, you need to find the perfect tenant who keeps […]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Moving to A New Home

October 14, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

A major change, such as a move, is a vital decision that should be the result of long-term planning and careful discussion. Depending on the thought and effort invested, it can solve problems, but it can also add fuel to the fire with expenses, sense of isolation, and other issues. So, it might seem like a good idea, but you […]

Stay on Top of Modern Trends with This Decor Trends Guide

October 8, 2017 Tracey Clayton 0

Decorating your home with classic timeless trends makes sense: it means that you won’t have to make any major changes as the trends come and go. However, change is good sometimes. It shows that you are up to date with what is going on in the field of design and that you know how to implement new trends into your […]

Oil: The Technical Perspective

October 1, 2017 Shayan Salesi 0

Ask any trader what their thesis on oil was 2 weeks ago, and they would tell you the markets are headed for new-lows. Ask that same question now, and you’ll get a room full of screaming looneys arguing about whether the breaking of 5 cent resistance band on oil charts is the beginning of the bull market. In all seriousness, […]

First Time Homebuyer Closing Costs

September 24, 2017 Jelani Smith 2

Recently, I bought my first home at the age of 22 – as promised, here’s my subsequent post in regards to the closing day. Fortunately, it went smooth, although I did get caught off guard with the closing costs. Closing Costs These are additional costs related to closing your property (buying or selling). Closing costs can include, but not limited […]

The Easiest Way to Get Started on Investing

September 14, 2017 Jelani Smith 0

Successful investing involves creating an auto system – once you get started, it becomes much easier to manage. Getting started is the hard part… 80% of millennials are not invested in the stock markets. More than 40% believe they don’t have enough money, and 34% said they don’t know how to get started (CNBC). Getting started shouldn’t be as hard […]

Pro Tips for Decorating Your Rental

September 13, 2017 Lana Hawkins 0

Rental apartments do not get that much love and often get left on their own. Renovation and remodeling projects make a difference, but not everyone has the budget or will from them. Well, how about redecorating? It is much more affordable and it still makes a real difference. Landlords can attract renters and maximize the revenues, while renters have the […]

All Aboard the Affordability Train: Top Affordable Neighbourhoods for GO Transit Commuters

September 12, 2017 Penelope Graham 0

The cost of living in the big city is undoubtedly steep, and that’s especially true of the 416: The average home price in Toronto has steadily increased annually for two decades, even as sales have drastically slowed following the implementation of the Ontario Fair Housing Plan. Regardless of recent market trends, it’s still too pricey for some to purchase real […]

How Long Does It Take to Save $1 Million?

September 10, 2017 Ratehub 0

By The Barenaked Ladies famously sang “If I Had $1,000,000,” in which they talked about all the things they would buy with that kind of money. Perhaps a more interesting question is, just how do you get to $1 million in the first place, aside, of course, from winning the lottery? There are a few key variables to consider, […]

5 Major Housing Types: What You Need to Know

September 7, 2017 Jelani Smith 0

During the homebuying process, questions such as “what’s the difference between condo and freehold townhomes” are extremely common, especially among first time homebuyers. This post will share the 5 major housing types (in order from most expensive to least expensive), and should serve as a useful guide for your home buying process: Detached Homes Detached homes are typically include more […]