The laws regarding smoking in apartment buildings across Canada are varied, but the fact remains that cigarette smoke can cause serious issues both for tenants and landlords alike. According to the website Smoke-Free Canada Housing, “Landlords have the legal right to designate specific apartment units or entire buildings as smoke-free, yet many landlords are unaware of this important fact. Landlords may legally include “no-smoking” clauses in all new tenancy agreements by banning smoking in individual units, including outdoor patios and balconies, or any areas of the residential property.” … Smoking in Apartment Rentals: The Debate Continues…
It seems like there are an endless number of apartments available for potential renters to choose from.
What makes yours stand out from the crowd? … Attracting Renters to Your Apartments for Rent
Spring has sprung and we are all ready to come out of hibernation 🙂 … Spring Forward with Events for Residents of your Apartments
Here at RentSeeker.ca, our Team is dedicated to providing Real Estate and Apartment Owners leading edge Marketing Services to showcase Properties on RentSeeker.ca and across the web. … Real Estate Marketing Services RentSeeker.ca Offers
According to the Ministry of Labour, the risk of fire is one of the greatest threats to health and safety, property and the delivery of essential services. Statistics from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation reveal that annually, fires in residential units account for 70-80 per cent of Canadian fire deaths and 60-70 per cent of fire injuries. … Turn up the Heat on Practicing Safe Fire Etiquette in Your Rental Property
When it comes to advertising your rental properties online, it is now easier than ever to promote your property and generate interest in your units available for rent and drive great qualified leads for your rentals and at a fraction of the cost of print ADs.
… Get Noticed! How to Write the Perfect Apartment Rental AD
Rent Now, Retain Forever!
Retaining residents long-term is generally a pretty substantial goal of all property managers and landlords. Keeping your current roster of residents allows you to focus on issues like building maintenance and upgrades rather than having to incur costs on suite turnovers and pricey advertising campaigns. In fact, a 2011 SatisFacts study estimates that turnover costs a whopping $3,900 per unit. Among other things, this amount includes $1,200 in lost rental income, nearly $800 in concessions and more than $700 in maintenance. … Retaining Renters as Long Term Residents
Looking for some fun, easy ways to boost community involvement in your apartment complex? We’ve talked to some of Canada’s leading residential landlords to come up with some ideas for creating dialogue and encouraging community spirit among apartment renters. Here are just a few ways to ensure that your residents are getting the most out of their rental experience at your property.
… Does Your Apartment Community Have Spirit?
When it comes to marketing your apartments for rent, generating an organic foundation of buzz is a key component to staying afloat in this digital age of social media. Word-of-mouth marketing is a powerful tool that is virtually limitless! Below are some examples of getting the ball rolling on your word-of-mouth campaign. … Marketing & Renting Your Apartments using Word of Mouth Advertising
Spring into the Season with a Selection of Resident Events:
Coming up with unique event ideas and coordinating programs for residents can seem overwhelming. Catering to people of all ages can be tricky, since children and adults have different interests. … Entertain Renters with Apartment Community Resident Events