How Do I Become An Airbnb Host?

You can become a host by uploading some pictures of your house/room for rent on here; https://www.airbnb.ca/r/candacek1?s=8&i= I’ve been hosting for a year (since August 2015) and although the internet has a plethora of videos of different experiences, mine is unique to running Airbnb in Ontario. If you want more information from my experience and the ups and downs of hosting, please fill out the contact form and I would love to meet for coffee

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Live For Free Managing My Client’s Property!

ATTENTION: Presently looking for a responsible #student or young professional in #LondonOn that would be interested in seriously discounted #rent to help maintain a clients #rental home (with some AirBnB rooms). Must be #proactive, have an eye for #detail and a passion for cleaning is a major PLUS! This home is conveniently located on Strathmeyer Street, on many bus routes which go to #FanshaweCollege and #WesternUniversity and is only 10 minutes away from #DownTownLondon. This

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How much is land transfer tax in Ontario?

Land Transfer Tax Calculator Website https://www.ratehub.ca/land-transfer-tax-ontario This is easy to use! Make sure you include the extra tax if you live in Toronto for the most accurate results!

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First Time Home Buyer’s Costs Example

I get asked a lot of questions as a realtor… Here’s an example I recently gave to a first time home buyer looking at just outside the GTA: If you put a $2000 deposit down on a $200,000 home you would owe; $1725 for land transfer tax (this is rebated for a first time home buyer when you do 2016 taxes – up to $2000) Somewhere between $800-$1000 for lawyer fees (dependent on lawyer) Remainder

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Quick and Easy Tips For Staging On a Budget!

1. De-clutter! Just because your favourite aunt gave you a glass troll does not mean it should be front row centre on your gas fireplace! Anything that is extra in the room needs to be boxed up, you are preparing for a move! Don’t worry, you can bring it back out after you find your new home! 2. De-Personalize! In conjuction with the suggestion above, take down any beautiful pictures you have of you or

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Best Elementary School Area In London?

I was asked by a client to do a bit of research for the best area to live if you want to be near the best public schools in London and I found a very useful website; http://ontario.compareschoolrankings.org/elementary/Stoneybrook_Public_School/London/Report_Card.aspx   Using the image above, and green being the best, it’s evident the most schools that rated best, are in North London. For ease of looking I then zoomed in to North London to see the exact

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Partial Buyer Representation (Flat Fee)

In a world that is constantly changing and an ever more educated buyer with all that the internet offers – why not offer a something different? I’m pleased to announce I’m now offering a $2000 flat fee partial service buyer representation! What does this mean? This means if you are an educated buyer who goes to all your own open houses, does all your own research and books all your own appointments but you just

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