Category: Real Estate

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8 Screening Questions for Potential Tenants (and Some You Can’t Ask)

The application and screening process for tenants is important for landlords because it allows them to find ideal renters. In this post, we discuss the questions you can and can’t ask applicants looking for housing.

/ September 20, 2017
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What Real Estate Agents Can and Can’t Talk About

When you're shopping for a home, your real estate agent expects that you'll have questions, but are you asking questions they can legally answer? This guest blog from Justin Havre, a Calgary real estate agent, explains what real estate agents...

/ August 30, 2017
How to Prepare Your Home for a Baby

How to Prepare Your Home for a Baby

Babyproofing doesn't just start after you bring home your new bundle of joy, a lot of it can be done early. Find out what you can do to prepare your home and your life for a baby in this guest...

/ August 9, 2017
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What Can a Landlord Deduct from Your Security Deposit?

Landlords must return your security deposit in full if they don’t have any damages to repair, regardless of your renting experience with them. This post has a list of things they can and can’t deduct from your deposit, to help...

/ July 20, 2017
Homeowner's Insurance Basics

Homeowner’s Insurance Basics

Buying a new home? Shopping for homeowner's insurance can be confusing for first-time buyers. Here are the basics you should know before you sign a policy.

/ July 11, 2017
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5 Things You Can’t Include in Your Residential Lease

Property and landlord-tenant laws can be a little tricky sometimes. There are some landlords and property managers who don’t construct their Residential Lease Agreements with complete legality because they either don’t understand the law or they are purposefully being unlawful....

/ June 22, 2017