DIY or Professional? Part 2

April 11th, 2012 | Articles,Landlord Tips | 34 Comments »

DIY or professional: which is better for you? Part 2 of 2 From OCTOBER 2011 Canadian Real Estate Magazine Investor Gord Lemon asks (and answers) the eternal question     Check your accomplishments Let’s pause for a moment and review  more…

DIY or Professional? Part 1

April 11th, 2012 | Articles,Landlord Tips | No Comments »

DIY or professional: which is better for you? Part 1 of 2 From OCTOBER 2011 Canadian Real Estate Magazine Investor Gord Lemon asks (and answers) the eternal question Many people recognize building a real estate portfolio for passive income and  more…

How to Get Rid of Bad Tenants

April 18th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 20 Comments »

How to Get Rid of Bad Tenants? As real estate investors and landlords, we must keep any potential loses to a minimum. We  have limited time each day; we need to work on things that make us money, staying away  more…

Successful Landlording – Turning a tenant into a buyer

March 8th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | No Comments »

Turning a tenant into a buyer As a full-time Canadian real estate investor, we must create various forms of deals to be able to build income and portfolio. We can produce this through short-term holds, creating deals without using any  more…

Landlording/Property Management – How to pick the best tenants

March 5th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 2 Comments »

How to pick the best tenants As a real estate investor/landlord, we only have enough time in the day to do certain things, and one of them should not be responding to a continuous barrage of tenant problems. So how  more…

Get Your Tenants to Work for Free

March 5th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | 26 Comments »

Put your tenants to work As a full-time real estate investor, we have a limited amount of time in the day to be overseeing our portfolio. We may have a property manager but even still, we have a responsibility. We  more…

Landlording/Property Management

March 5th, 2011 | Real Estate Investor Tips | No Comments »

Landlording/Property Management Can You Collect More Than 12 Cheques per Year? As a real estate investor, we will own many types of properties. There will be many exit strategies that we will have that will create massive and passive income  more…

Removing the Fear of Buying in the US for Canadians-Part 2

February 12th, 2011 | Buying Property in the U.S. |

Removing the Fear of Buying in the US for Canadians Managing tenants from Canada No one likes tenant problems. Even in your Canadian properties, tenant problems are a time consuming hassle. If you are managing your own Canadian properties, my  more…