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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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Tenant Arrested Two Times In One Night Fighting His Barrie Landlord

August 4th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Barrie landlord

Ever been in a fight? Maybe it was when you were in elementary school and someone wanted to steal your lunch money? Or did someone check you a little too hard on the hockey rink and it led to some pushing and shoving during your teenage years? A story at the Barrie Landlord blog is […]

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Barrie, Ontario Landlords Be Careful – Tenant Bites Her Landlord!

December 29th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Barrie Landlords

A Barrie, Ontario Landlord Was Actually Bitten By His Tenant This is a warning to all landlords out there when dealing with bad tenants. The warning comes from a landlord in Barrie, Ontario, Canada. (Yes, we’ve written about landlord and tenant matters in Barrie, Ontario before) There was a dispute between a tenant and her […]

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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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Why is tenant screening is so important?

November 13th, 2011 · Comments Off on Why is tenant screening is so important? · tenant screening

It seems so simple, doesn’t it?   You save up your money and want your money to ‘work for you’ instead of you working for money for a change. You look at the stock market.  Wow, some big drops.  Scary.   So you look at GIC’s and other safe investments.   Small returns, is it even worth […]

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