What to think about before becoming a Landlord

What to think about before becoming a Landlord

We’ve all been there — you meet someone who does a less-than-stellar job, and you think, “I could do this better than you.” If you’ve ever rented a home, it’s likely you’ve thought that once or twice about your own landlord. But is it really that simple? If you think...
Rental Scams are on the rise in BC

Rental Scams are on the rise in BC

Anyone looking for either a short or long-term rental in BC is being warned due to the increase in scams. The Better Business Bureau of British Columbia issued a caution saying high demand and low vacancy rates create opportunities for fraudsters to capitalize on...
Esquimalt: Neighbourhood Guide

Esquimalt: Neighbourhood Guide

Located less than 10 minutes from Downtown Victoria, with easy access over Victoria’s recently completed Johnson Street Bridge, the neighbourhood of Esquimalt offers a unique blend of history, nature, and convenience. Esquimalt offers a distinctive combination of...
How to deal with Moisture and Humidity in your Home!

How to deal with Moisture and Humidity in your Home!

  Did you know Vancouver Island is a Rainforest? Not your typical broad-leaf plants and monkeys’ type of rainforest, – It’s called the coastal temperate rainforest. It consists of conifers, ferns and animals like deer and salamanders. With living in a...
When’s the Right Time to Look for a New Rental?

When’s the Right Time to Look for a New Rental?

Do you know the right time to be looking for a rental? For many that right time is largely dictated by life. Perhaps you have just accepted a job in a new city to commence in the next 4 weeks. Maybe you have to leave your current rental property within a set...