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June 22nd, 2018

Don't fall victim to Rental Fraud

When it comes to finding a rental unit, you should always be cautious to ensure you are dealing with a fair and ethical

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June 22nd, 2018

Practical and pretty: Making your rental apartment your own

Just because you rent rather than own does not mean your apartment should not feel like home. There are a lot of things

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July 16th, 2018

Walls - Structural support or a window to your potential?

The greige (grey-beige) walls of your rental apartment might seem a bit bland and in need of some serious personalization!

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July 17th, 2018

How to keep your rental apartment cool during a heat wave

With no basement to hide in, high-rise dwellers quickly learn what it feels like when heat rises. This can be tolerated

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July 20th, 2018

Eco-friendly Cleaning Hacks

Cleaning your apartment is just part of everyday living, but if you're trying to live an eco-friendly life, it can be challenging.

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July 31st, 2018

Free your mind: Build a pop-up meditation space in your apartment

So you'd like to have a room dedicated to meditation and quiet reflection but your apartment has limited space. No worries,

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August 2nd, 2018

5 of the most luxurious rental properties in the world

The Beverly House® - Los Angeles, California You might recognize the estate from scenes in blockbuster

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August 7th, 2018

15 Minute Meals

Life is busy and sometimes there just isn't the time to cook an elaborate dinner. Easy meals don't have to be microwavable

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August 17th, 2018

Plan The Perfect Apartment Gathering

Think that living in a rental apartment prevents you from entertaining friends and family? Wrong! While that all-night

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August 20th, 2018

Couple's therapy: How to cohabitate with your significant other

Are you and your partner planning on moving in together soon? If your first home together is a rental apartment, it can

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August 24th, 2018

5 simple exercises you can do in your living room

You don't need a home gym to get a good workout at home. In fact, you don't even need a lot of equipment to do a full-body

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August 30th, 2018

5 cost-effective things to do in Toronto

If you're living your best life renting in Toronto, but want to stick to your budget, you don't have to forgo having fun

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September 17th, 2018

Tips for taking transit

Many high-rise apartments are located in urban centers and downtown cores, meaning parking is a luxury not available to

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September 19th, 2018

Soundproof your rental apartment

Renting an apartment gives you a lot of freedom, such as choice of neighbourhood, the ability to move when you want, and

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September 21st, 2018

Do you really need renter's insurance?

When moving into a rental apartment, you might think that the building's insurance will cover anything that happens inside

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September 25th, 2018

The nitty-gritty of credit scores

For the most part, renting an apartment begins with an application process. Not only do you need to disclose your current

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September 28th, 2018

How to pick a moving company

If you need to move from one rental apartment to another but don’t

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October 11th, 2018

Live the luxe life in your rental apartment

Just because you live in a rental apartment doesn't mean you can’t enjoy having nice things. While renting has its limitations

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October 15th, 2018

Get to know your community

One of the many benefits of renting over buying is that rental apartment buildings are often located in mixed-use neighbourhoods

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October 18th, 2018

Transform your Rental's Bathroom into a Spa

If you love the idea of a luxurious bathroom makeover, but you can't do your own because you live in a Read More

October 22nd, 2018

Installing a living wall in your apartment

Personalizing a rental apartment can be tough — there are limits to what one can do in a space you do not own. Because

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October 24th, 2018

Tips for decorating your apartment for fall

Since we’re in the midst of the fall season, you are probably looking to transform your apartment from a breezy summer

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October 26th, 2018

Apartment-friendly surround sound

While most would say that a surround sound system is inappropriate for a standard rental

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November 6th, 2018

Fall cleaning tips for apartment dwellers

While spring cleaning gets a lot of attention, many people forget that fall is another transition season when you can get

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November 9th, 2018

Communicate With Your Landlord For A Positive Rental Experience

When renting an apartment, be it a unit in a building or a house, you have to have a clear line of communication between

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November 13th, 2018

5 Reasons To Rent An Apartment In Toronto

If the Toronto real estate market is unattainable to you, don’t worry. You can still live in the big city - you just

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November 16th, 2018

The value of using an agency to find a rental

Whether you have a busy work and/or home life, or you’re planning a move to another city or province, finding an appropriate

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November 26th, 2018

Steps to take before taking a rental apartment

Have you found some cheap apartments for rent that work

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December 3rd, 2018

Tips for preparing an apartment for a new tenant

If you own an apartment in Canada - in either a building or a secondary dwelling within

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December 7th, 2018

What to look for in a good rental agent

With a hot rental market in many major city centres, it can be hard to find a suitable apartment on your own with so much

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December 10th, 2018

Creative storage solutions for 1-bedroom rentals

If you're moving into a 1-bedroom rental apartment with enough stuff for two bedrooms or more, you might be in trouble!

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December 14th, 2018

5 tips for finding an apartment or condo for rent

Sometimes life takes unexpected turns. You could get a new job in another city, or you may need to move to be closer to

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December 17th, 2018

Find an affordable apartment with an agency

If you're looking for an affordable apartment for rent, and you're not sure where to begin your search, look to a rental

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December 21st, 2018

Find your ideal rental house with an agent

If an apartment or condo unit won't suit your housing needs, find the perfect rental house with the help of a rental agent. Finding

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December 24th, 2018

A spacious bachelor? Myth or fact?

Is the phrase “spacious bachelor” an oxymoron? Not necessarily. While bachelor apartments are known for being compact,

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December 28th, 2018

Apartment Hacks To Upgrade Your Rental Without Redoing

Sometimes you have to settle for a cheap rental apartment in order to affordably live in the neighborhood of your choosing.

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January 7th, 2019

Moving out of your parents’ house

Moving out of the family home for the first time is an exciting new adventure. Whether you’re moving out with roommates,

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January 22nd, 2019

5 Reasons Why It’s Better To Rent Than Own

When it comes to housing, we know one thing for sure — people have a lot of opinions. There are some who say renting

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March 13th, 2019

Creative Storage Solutions for Small Rental Apartments

If you’re looking for a small 1-bedroom apartment or something even smaller, such as

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March 20th, 2019

Finding an Affordable Apartment in Toronto

If the idea of finding Read More

March 22nd, 2019

When Is the Best Time to Search for an Apartment?

In the real estate world, it’s said that spring is the best season to sell because people prefer to move during the summer

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March 25th, 2019

How to Host a Party in a Small Apartment

If you love to entertain but live in a tiny rental, don’t despair! If you’re creative and considerate, you can host

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March 27th, 2019

5 Storage Hacks for Small Apartments

If you’re looking at a 1-bedroom apartment or a small condo for rent in an urban area, chances are it is small. Big-city

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March 28th, 2019

5 Reasons Why Apartment Hunting Is Frustrating

Whether you’re looking at apartments

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March 29th, 2019

Making Room for a Baby in a Rental Apartment

Families come in all shapes and sizes, and so do homes. And with housing affordability becoming harder and harder for many

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March 31st, 2019

Tips for Living Alone in a Rental Apartment

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April 10th, 2019

5 Ways to Soundproof Your Rental Apartment

Living in a rental apartment often means having to put up with noise. Even if the noise isn’t excessive, it’s still

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April 15th, 2019

Disaster Prevention for Renters

Renters get to enjoy a lot of freedom by not owning their dwelling. Most repairs are taken care of by the landlord or property

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July 16th, 2019

Affordable Security Options for Rental Apartments

When you rent an apartment rather than own your own home, there are limits to what you can do in terms of altering the

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July 17th, 2019

What To Look For In An Accessible Rental Apartment

For people living with physical disabilities, searching for a safe and comfortable Read More

July 22nd, 2019

From Shabby To Chic - Making Old Furniture New To You

When moving into your first rental apartment or rental house, you might end up with an eclectic mix of second-hand furniture

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July 24th, 2019

Find a Pet-Friendly Apartment in Toronto

When it comes to rental apartments in Toronto, just because one allows pets doesn't mean it's suitable for pets. With housing

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August 1st, 2019

Legal Checklist Before Renting an Apartment

Looking for a rental apartment can be a bit stressful. You want to find a nice place that's affordable in your chosen neighborhood,

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August 20th, 2019

Dining Solutions for Small Apartments

Apartment living can be wonderful in many ways. No lawn to mow, or major repairs to pay for. But what you gain in freedom

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August 29th, 2019

How to Find a Budget-Friendly Apartment in Toronto

Toronto is arguably one of Canada’s most expensive cities to live in. Whether you own a home or rent, supply is low and

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September 20th, 2019

Maximizing Your Use of Space in a Rental Apartment

When it comes to rental apartments, tenants don’t really have much say in the size and layout of the space – it basically

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September 23rd, 2019

Small Things You’ll Want for Your First Apartment

While most first-time renters know they have to get big furnishings, such as couches, beds, tables and dressers, it’s

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September 25th, 2019

Luxury Rentals: Who Wants Them, And Why Are They In Demand?

To some, the term “luxury rental” sounds like an oxymoron, but high-end rental properties have been around for a while.

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October 3rd, 2019

Respecting Tenants' Rights During Viewings

Whether you've given your landlord notice or they are selling the property, it's likely that potential renters or buyers

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October 10th, 2019

Solving The Housing Crisis

There's no doubt that there is a housing crisis here in Canada. Canadians are feeling it in both the real estate and rental

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October 14th, 2019

Improving Your Apartment’s Acoustic Comfort

Having your voice carry in a room is great … if you're a singer and you're in a performance space or studio. However,

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October 18th, 2019

The Reality Of Affordable Housing In Canada

Affordable housing was a big topic during the recent Canadian federal election – something that is top of mind for many

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November 11th, 2019

It's Good to Be a Rental Building Owner in Canada

On the building owner/landlord side of the Canadian rental market, things are looking rather sunny. Thanks to low vacancies

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December 9th, 2019

Types of roommates and how to deal with them

There are many benefits to having a roommate (or two or three), but there can also be a steep learning curve to cohabitation,

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December 19th, 2019

3 hacks for creating multifunctional spaces

When square footage is at a premium, some rooms in your house have to do double duty. But with a few hacks, it's easy to

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December 26th, 2019

Tired of hearing your neighbours? How to soundproof your apartment

There are many perks to living in an apartment, but hearing your neighbours isn't one of them. While you can't expect perfect

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