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New Condo Landlords

August 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off on New Condo Landlords · Condo landlords, Ontario Landlords Association, Toronto landlords

New Condo Landlords – Have You Invested in a Condo? How Can You Make Sure You Rent to Good Tenants? There is a terrific story at the Toronto Landlords site to help investors who have purchased condos in Toronto and plan to rent them out to tenants. This is a very hot topic with so […]

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Bad Tenant Screening? Get Ready To Go To Small Claims Court (And Have Problems)

September 1st, 2013 · Comments Off on Bad Tenant Screening? Get Ready To Go To Small Claims Court (And Have Problems) · Ontario Landlords Association

  If You Don’t Screen Your Tenants Well Get Ready For Small Claims Court Imagine this scenario. Your former tenants were terrific. They stayed a year and it was hassle free. You screened your tenants well and it paid off! 1. Rent was always paid on time. 2. The property was treated with care. 3. […]

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Canada Landlords – Credit Checks, Rental Kits, Networking, Landlord Forum, Leases, More!

January 17th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Alberta Landlords Association, British Columbia Landlords Association, Ontario Landlords Association

  Using Quality Services and Networking With Other Landlords Is Essential For Canada Landlords To Succeed in 2013 The news from Barrie, Ontario on the Simcoe County online newspaper was shocking. It’s also an important wake-up call for landlords all over Canada. According to the newspaper, Barrie police officers were called to go to an […]

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A Credit Check Would Have Saved These Ontario Landlords! Nina Willis is Back!

September 1st, 2012 · 1 Comment · Ontario Landlords Association, tenant screening

September 1, 2012 Still don’t want to do credit checks as an Ontario Landlord? A credit check would have saved these Ontario landlords a fortune. The story continues, Nina Willis fails to pay rent again, violating court order Nina Willis has done it again. A nightmare tenant, Willis habitually fails to pay her rent, flouts […]

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The Toronto “Tenant from Hell” Story Continues…

July 1st, 2012 · 2 Comments · Ontario Landlords Association, tenant from hell

July 1st, 2012 If Only The Landlords Had Done a Credit Check… A tenant from hell with a track record of bounced checks and eviction notices has been warned by an Ontario Superior Court judge to pay what she owes or she should expect to face consequences in court. Tenant from Hell Nina Willis made […]

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Breaking News: Ontario Moves To Cap Rent Increases

December 11th, 2011 · Comments Off on Breaking News: Ontario Moves To Cap Rent Increases · Ontario Landlords Association, Residential Tenancy Act (Ontario)

Today’s column was supposed to be about the the steps for proper tenant screening.  The column was going to go into detail on the various ways veteran landlords screen, the systems they use, and the way the categorize these systems in levels of importance. Then the Big News came! Tuesday was a slow news day. […]

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Begin to Learn the Art of Tenant Screening

November 27th, 2011 · Comments Off on Begin to Learn the Art of Tenant Screening · Ontario Landlords Association, tenant screening, Uncategorized

You are now about to become a landlord. Congratulations! You put up your advertisment for your place on Kijiji and the local newspaper.  With a day or two you start getting some calls from people interested. Hey, this is easier than you thought right? You start meeting people, showing them around your property and then […]

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