Category: Real Estate

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What Does “Effective Date” Mean in a Contract?

A contract can come into effect on a different day than the day it was signed. Learn more about effective dates in contracts and how they could impact you in this post.

/ September 11, 2018
10 Things You Should Include in a Residential Lease

10 Things You Should Include in a Residential Lease

Whether you are a new or long-time landlord, you can benefit from making sure you don’t overlook critical pieces of information that you should be including in your Residential Lease. This post goes through 10 things that you should consider...

/ August 28, 2018
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Setting Up a Month-to-Month Rental

Renting a suite to a tenant month-to-month is different than renting on a fixed term. Find out the basics of renting residential property by month in this post.

/ August 23, 2018
When Can a Landlord Enter the Premises

When Can a Landlord Enter the Premises?

Landlords can’t simply enter their tenants’ properties whenever they feel like it. Tenants have rights to privacy and quiet enjoyment, which means landlords can only enter the property under specific circumstances. Find out what those are in this blog post.

/ July 31, 2018
4 Signs That a Guest Has Become a Tenant

4 Signs That a Guest Has Become a Tenant

Your tenant has a right to have visitors, but how do you differentiate between a guest that is simply staying for an extended period of time, and someone who has moved in for good? Here are 4 signs to look...

/ July 24, 2018
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Using Your Rental Property to Host on Airbnb

Airbnb rentals are at the height of popularity and many people consider using their rental properties to make some side income from short-term tenants. In this post, we discuss some of the legal implications and logistics of hosting on Airbnb.

/ July 19, 2018