Four big mistakes first home buyers must avoid

Buying your first home has always been one of the highlights of many people’s lives.  It’s something that they’ve dreamed about and had to make sacrifices for to make it a reality. The thing is buying your first home is often imbued…

The true value added by renos

Not all renovations are created equal; some will send a property’s value sky-rocketing, while others can actually slash it. That means one of the secrets to ensuring a property flip doesn’t flop is knowing which renovation will add value…

Why landlord maintenance matters

When viewing the upkeep of your rental property, keep your perspective not only from the business side, but also from the tenants. Regular maintenance and management of your property will help prevent damage and decrease the likelihood of missed…

Don't blow the budget when renovating

A beautiful, renovated house that creates an emotional connection with buyers can help you secure the best price. On the other hand, a half-finished renovation put on hold because of a lack of funds will be depressing to live in, and will hurt…

Spring Maintenance Tips for Tenants

Spring has arrived. With the warming temperatures comes the perfect time to complete a few simple property maintenance checks. Check the Air Conditioning Test the air conditioner — before the weather gets hot — to make sure it’s…