Landlords are making a fortune. Or are they?

Landlords are making a fortune. Or are they?

If you own property, the assumption is that you’re making a good living off the rent or leases of the property that you own. Without considering all the factors of what determines rental rates, it is easy to jump to such a conclusion. However, aside from what the...
When Snowbirds Fly the Coop

When Snowbirds Fly the Coop

Condominium living essential means less stress and less to worry about especially when it comes to repair and maintenance, and it certainly is a preferred method of home ownership for many, especially snowbirds. Even though maintenance of exterior services continues...
Boomer Housing Options

Boomer Housing Options

Where do we go from here? This is likely a question that you may be asking your spouse, partner or yourself at some point in your life regarding your housing situation. Perhaps, you’re an empty nester; maybe it’s time to escape our lovely Manitoba winters, or maybe...
Times They Are a-Changin’!

Times They Are a-Changin’!

  Gone are the days where looking for an apartment meant buying a paper, making 20 phone calls (only to have 18 of them result in an unproductive conversation on how the apartment is no longer available), driving all over the city (let’s not forget this was...
New Rental Property in Portage la Prairie

New Rental Property in Portage la Prairie

Portage la Prairie is the fifth largest city in Manitoba that was originally built as a fur trading post. It is known as the Strawberry Capital of the World, home to the Portage Terriers, and the community welcomes people from all over who come to use their popular...
Trick, Treat or Fine

Trick, Treat or Fine

While participating in the festivities of Halloween is exciting, fun and downright delicious (who doesn’t nibble on candy in their bowl in between trick or treaters?), condo owners may need to refer to the rules and regulations set out by their condo corporation in...