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How Much Can BC Landlords Legally Raise The Rent in 2016?

July 10th, 2016 · Comments Off on How Much Can BC Landlords Legally Raise The Rent in 2016? · BC Landlord Rent Increase 2016, Landlords BC, Latest News

BC Landlords – The 2016 Rent Increase Guideline is 2.9% Experienced and successful BC landlords know the importance of maintaining high quality rental properties. Good, safe, well-maintained and attractive rental properties catch the attention of good, paying tenants. And you need to rent to good paying tenants to be a successful landlord. With proper tenant […]

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BC Landlord Question: How Much Can I Raise the Rent in 2015?

July 29th, 2015 · Comments Off on BC Landlord Question: How Much Can I Raise the Rent in 2015? · BC landlord rent increase 2015, BC Landlords Association, Latest News

BC landlords know the importance of renting to good tenants. And we know the important of collecting rent on time. There was a question on the BC Landlords forum about raising the rent. The landlord said she wanted to raise the rent on her tenants because her cost of doing business had increased this year. […]

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Landlords in BC – Top 5 Tenant Screening Mistakes

September 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on Landlords in BC – Top 5 Tenant Screening Mistakes · BC Landlords, BC Landlords Membership Review, Latest News

Landlords in BC – Avoid These Top 5 Tenant Screening Mistakes And Rent To Great Tenants BC Landlords know the importance of tenant screening.  It’s been a terrific summer for BC Landlords who have seen our vacancy rate lower and house prices appreciate. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp (CMCH) forecasts the Vancouver vacancy rate […]

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BC Landlords – Should You Hire a Property Manager?

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on BC Landlords – Should You Hire a Property Manager? · BC Landlords, Landlord BC, Property management, Uncategorized

  BC Landlords – Should you hire a property manager or should you manage your property yourself? There are many new BC landlords who have invested a lot of money into their new rental property and want to make sure they find good tenants. Good tenants pay the rent on time and will take care […]

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BC Landlords – Challenges And Opportunities

July 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on BC Landlords – Challenges And Opportunities · BC Landlords, Tenant Credit Check

BC Landlords – A Couple Of Recent News Stories Illustrate the Challenges and Opportunities For Landlords And Why Tenant Screening Is So Important A couple of recent stories in the news really spells out the different paths your rental business can take. Successful BC landlords know the importance of good tenant screening including running credit […]

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Landlords BC: How Can I Run A Tenant Credit Check in British Columbia?

June 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment · BC Landlords, British Columbia Landlords, Tenant Credit Check

  Landlords across BC are learning how bad tenants target small landlords and can abuse the system. Make sure you run a tenant credit check to protect your rental property investment! We don’t mean to sound alarmist but we wrote about a couple of serial bad tenants who would target small landlords, move in, and […]

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BC Landlord Tenant Screening: Serial Bad Tenants Facing Potential Jail Time For Their Scam

June 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on BC Landlord Tenant Screening: Serial Bad Tenants Facing Potential Jail Time For Their Scam · Bad Tenants BC, BC Landlords, Tenant Credit Checks

  Avoid Bad Tenants! A Tenant Credit Check Would Have Saved These 8 BC Landlords From a Couple Of Non-Paying Tenants Now Owing Them $40,000 In Lost Rent and Other Costs! We like to inform BC landlords of the important of screening your tenants carefully before handing over the keys to your rental property. After […]

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Landlords British Columbia: Review of the BC Landlords Association

March 12th, 2014 · Comments Off on Landlords British Columbia: Review of the BC Landlords Association · BC Landlords Membership Review, British Columbia Landlords

  BC Landlords Association Membership is an Excellent Resource for Small and Medium Sized Landlords. More and more people in British Columbia are renting out at least a part of their homes. With skyrocketing home prices, homeowners are becoming new British Columbia landlords each week. Vancouver Sun According to the Vancouver Sun lots of landlords […]

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British Columbia Landlords: How Can I Find Good Tenants? (And Avoid The Professionals)

March 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on British Columbia Landlords: How Can I Find Good Tenants? (And Avoid The Professionals) · British Columbia Landlords, Tenant Credit Check, Tenant Screening

Take Your Tenant Screening To A New Level With Credit Checks From GARDA Background Screening! British Columbia landlords know the days of renting to tenants based on a handshake can cost you thousands of dollars in lost rent and damages. Remember this CBC News report of a landlord who rented to a family because she […]

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British Columbia Landlords: What’s New in 2014

January 4th, 2014 · Comments Off on British Columbia Landlords: What’s New in 2014 · British Columbia Landlords, Rent 2014

While the 2014 Rent Increase Guideline in a Challenge, Other Factors Look Good For British Columbia Landlords in the New Year Happy New Year to landlords in British Columbia and all over Canada. This year we will provide you the with news, advice and networking opportunities British Columbia landlords can use to further your success […]

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