August 2017
  • We’ve all heard of tenant screening before, but what about landlord screening?It’s not uncommon for landlords to do their research into a tenant’s history, which may include such measures as credit checks, background checks, landlord references and more. On the other hand, tenants usually do far less research into their...
    Blog Image
  • In many college and university communities, there are complaints about too much student housing, but this problem tends to be the polar opposite for graduate student housing. In numerous rental markets across North America, there is a lack of on-campus graduate student housing available, often resulting in fierce competition and long application...
    Blog Image
  • The Nova Scotia Residential Tenancies Act can be a pretty intimidating document for a student to try and understand; with much more legal jargon than a lease! Nonetheless, the Nova Scotia RTA is a document that every student renter should have a basic understanding of. Here is a translation of some key sections of the RTA and how they apply to...
    Blog Image
  • The idea of waiting until the last minute to purchase something often creates a feeling of uncertainty or anxiety in some, but others prefer the route of procrastination. In fact for a few markets, the ‘last-minute buyer’ segment has compelled some start-ups to base their business model off this consumer type - like the sports ticket...
    Blog Image
School Search
Blog Archive