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What Maintenance Issues Are Emergencies And What Can Wait For Regular Business Hours?

What Maintenance Issues Are Emergencies And What Can Wait For Regular Business Hours?

When it comes to rental property maintenance, there are no set hours. Sometimes maintenance issues happen outside regular business hours and, as a landlord, it’s your duty to address them. Depending on the nature of the property damage or maintenance issue, you may need to arrange for repairs right away, especially if you’re a long-distance landlord. However, not all property concerns should be treated as emergencies. As a property owner, it’s important to learn about rental safety standards so you can categorize which maintenance issues are em…

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What to Include in a Lease Agreement

What to Include in a Lease Agreement

Savvy landlords use lease agreements to let tenants know about their expectations. Not only does a lease agreement keep your terms clear, it’s a legally binding agreement. As a landlord, it’s imperative for you to make the lease agreement as detailed as possible. That’s because a detailed lease can mitigate future misunderstandings and conflicts. Usually, a lease runs for a specified time period. Often this period lasts between 6 months to a year. Once a tenant has signed a lease agreement and moved into a rental home, they must honor all of t…

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How to Write a Good Property Listing

How to Write a Good Property Listing

One of the key responsibilities landlords have is marketing their vacant rental units after a tenant leaves. Whether your marketing campaign is successful or not largely depends on how you’ve crafted your ad copy. Prospective tenants will normally scroll through dozens of listings when looking for a home to rent. If your rental ad doesn’t stand out, they will likely pass by it. As a landlord, your goal should be to make prospective tenants click on and read your listings. A high-quality rental ad is one that contains a strong property descripti…

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Antique Stores in Saskatoon

Antique Stores in Saskatoon

Whether you’re looking for trendy mid-century furniture, stylish Victorian jewelry, or the perfect tchotchke to put on your mantle, Saskatoon has something for you! As Saskatchewan’s largest city, Saskatoon offers a wide array of shops that serve individuals with incredibly diverse tastes. Much like in other cities, you can often find highly sought-after antique Pyrex, fine china, and collectible figurines in Saskatoon’s antique shops. However, this Saskatchewan city also offers antiques unique to the Canadian prairies! When you go antiquing in…

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Best Walking Trails in Saskatoon

Best Walking Trails in Saskatoon

On warm sunny days in Saskatoon, nothing beats a stroll in the great outdoors. Saskatoon, also known as the Paris of the Prairies, has some of the most remarkable nature trails in Saskatchewan. Whether it’s an easy walk on a paved trail or a hike on a more difficult path, Saskatoon’s trails will certainly provide an unforgettable experience. They are the perfect destination for a fun afternoon, or if you’re looking for a place to clear your mind in nature. The below trails are sure to leave you feeling refreshed and restored. The Meewasin Val…

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