"Ask the Landlord" a Blog

The Challenges and Rewards of Renting to Newcomers

Despite being a hot topic in the media these days, the last thing I want to do is start a political discussion about immigration. The fact is, Canada and the USA are both countries built on immigration, and a steady flow of newcomers to our countries means that property managers have been, and will continue to receive rental applications from people who have just arrived from other parts of the

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“The Wolves of Baltic Ave” Penny Stocks and Rental Properties

I’m sure many of us have watched the Leonardo DiCaprio film, “The Wolf of Wall Street”.  DiCaprio stars as Jordan Belfort, the penny stock promoter who cons investors into buying worthless stocks through his pump and dump schemes. The stocks are shares in worthless companies at an incredibly low entry price.  Belfort convinces people to purchase the penny stocks claiming that what he has is an unbelievable opportunity for investors

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