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January 22, 2019

Eight Easy Ways to Avoid High-Risk, Professional Tenants

Did you hear about the story about the Calgary property owners who had to pay damages after their tenant...

January 15, 2019

First-Time Landlords: 3 Tips for Preparing Your Rental Property

It’s an exciting moment. You’ve just bought your first investment property and now you are a landlord-in-waiting. The only...

January 08, 2019

6 Rental Property Marketing Strategies You Should Be Using

It’s no mystery that you need to market your properties effectively to be successful in the property business. Landlords...

January 01, 2019

The Benefit of Tenant and Owner Portals for Rental Property Websites

The property management industry can be multifaceted and dynamic. On any given day, a property manager might be following...

December 25, 2018

Happy Holidays!

From all of us here at Property Vista, we are wishing you a peaceful, joyful holiday season. Wishing everyone...

December 24, 2018

6 Reasons Every Landlord Needs a Property Inspection App

As a landlord, conducting property inspections is an important part of your job. Inspections help you monitor the condition...

December 18, 2018

The Differences Between Repairs and Improvements

From fixing leaky faucets to painting to the installation of a new water heater, on an almost daily basis...

December 11, 2018

Real Rental Property Management – Forget Excel and QuickBooks

Property management companies monitor a ton of financial details. From rent received to rent outstanding to a multitude of...

December 04, 2018

The Basics of Investing in Student Housing

Across Canada, university, college and other post-secondary education institution enrolment is on the rise. Getting on-campus housing is increasingly...

November 27, 2018

What Does Landlord Insurance Cover?

When you’re renting out a property, there’s a lot that can happen, from overflowing tubs to kitchen fires. And,...

November 20, 2018

What is a Property Management Company Responsible For?

Renting a property can be a time-consuming, hands-on business. And, as your business expands from one or two properties...

November 13, 2018

Your Guide to Renewing Leases Without Losing Tenants

Wouldn’t it be great if you never had to worry about leases expiring and tenants moving out? You know...