August 2018

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    A landlord’s responsibilities are more than just collecting rent every month and showing a vacant room or unit to potential tenants. It also involves keeping things running smoothly and being able to respond promptly to issues, which can be very time-consuming and challenging, especially during busy leasing months.Landlords in student housing...
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    According to the Canadian Bureau of International Education (CBIE), the number of international students in Canada reached 494,525 by the end of 2017. Housing is undoubtedly one of the top priorities for international students before and after arrival abroad.Places4Students.com has been providing off-campus housing services to colleges,...
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    Landlords and student tenants should consider their first meeting like a job interview. Both parties should look for someone who fits their list of predetermined criteria. After all, the landlord and student tenant will be starting a relationship that will last a set period of time.For some property managers, it may simply be a guaranteed income or...
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    When moving away to attend college or university, it's fairly common for some students to postpone their accommodation search and decision making to the very last minute; even though it's not recommended!However, in some cases, postponing an accommodation decision can actually come with some value-added perks for those willing to gamble on...