Archive for April 2016

Did You Know? Ontario Fire Code.

Because a lease agreement can have many stipulations and clauses, there are many things that can get passed over when you’re reading your rental agreement.  Even more complicated, is working to understand exactly what you’re required to do, what you’re allowed to do, and not allowed to do as a landlord.  For instance, all rental…

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Basic Landlord Responsibilities

The relationship between a landlord and their tenant can get a little tense if one or both parties are not doing their part to keep the property in good shape.  In many cases, it can be a simple fix or a change in processes.   Here at Bridgeway, we recommend that our landlords take control…

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The Most Important Things Your Investment Property Needs Part II

Welcome back, in one of our March blogs we discussed the importance that marketing and dedication plays in the success of your rental property.  Getting your property noticed is huge for attracting good tenants, and dedication is vital for keeping good tenants.  And while those two aspects play an integral role in the success of your rental, there…

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Landlord Rights Continued

In our most recent blog posts, we have been dedicating time to teaching each responsible party about the obligations and rights they have as tenants and landlords.  In our last blog, we talked about the rights a landlord has when in a rental agreement with a tenant.  Here are some more of the rights landlords…

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Landlord Rights

As the market for rentals continues to be hot, it’s important that everyone involved in the rental market is aware of some important aspects regarding rental properties.  One of the most important aspects to a rental agreement is the cooperation between the landlord and tenant.  It’s most ideal when both parties are aware of their…

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Tenant’s Responsibilities Continued

Welcome back.  Our most recent blogs have weighed in heavily on tenant’s rights and responsibilities. We’ve outlined the fact that tenants do in fact have rights when it comes to their rental agreements. However, with rights come responsibility, and it’s important to understand that the landlord also has rights.  A part of the rights they…

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Tenant’s Responsibilities

In our most recent blog posts, we discussed tenant’s rights, and everything that comes along with a rental agreement.  While a lease has an extensive amount of information, it is important that you thoroughly read through it.  Not only is it helpful to know what you’re getting yourself into as far as financial commitments go,…

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Tenants Rights Continued…

Thanks for checking back in with us! In our last blog we had talked about the importance of a tenant’s knowledge of their rights.  We only got the chance to cover a few safety and privacy issues, so we’ll go ahead and take a look and a few more important aspects to tenant’s rights.  Here…

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Tenants Rights

As a property management company, we find it important to inform tenants and landlords about their rights.  For our first informational series, we’re going to talk about the tenants’ rights when bound to a rental agreement. Landlord Discrimination When it comes to approving or denying a potential tenant for residency in a property, the landlord…

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