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Sarah Anderson, B.A.

Creative Content Writer at liv.rent

A former journalist and long-time real estate writer, Sarah is liv.rent's in-house Creative Content Writer. Responsible for updating the entire liv.rent community on the latest news, updates, and features, she also enjoys writing articles that assist Canadians and newcomers in navigating the local rental landscape. Her favourite kinds of stories to write are the monthly liv.rent reports for Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal because she loves to stay up to date on the latest rental market trends. She lives in Vancouver, BC and enjoys living in the Fairview neighbourhood.

Expertise: Real Estate Journalist, liv.rent Expert

Highlights

  • Former journalist
  • Writing in and about the real estate industry since 2015
  • Expert in educating the public on the liv.rent platform

Recent Articles

How do I maximize my rental property

4 Easy & Effective Ways To Maximize Your Rental Property Investment

Imagine hacking your investments and getting them to work harder while you work smarter. We’ve brought together our favourite ways to maximize investments and get the most out of your rental property. Whether you’re a budding landlord about to list your first-ever unit, a seasoned property manager with a big portfolio, or someone looking to purchase your first investment property, you’ll want to keep these tips handy.  Here are four easy and ...

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The Toronto city skyline is mirrored by the lake.

What can $1800 in rent get you in Toronto?

Toronto's Rental Market In 2021 Not even a global pandemic could shake T.O.'s status as the most expensive city in Canada. While it still might cost a pretty penny to call it home, renting in Toronto is getting a tiny bit more affordable. In fact, the first half of 2021 is going to be a renter's market while rental rates continue to drop. So while you might not find a cheap ...

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Evictions In Ontario: Everything You Need To Know

Frequently Asked Questions: Everything You Need to Know About Eviction in Ontario

Eviction is one of the toughest things you can experience while renting. The process can be long, confusing, and stressful. For any Toronto renters and landlords who find themselves having to deal with an eviction, Ontario has some guidelines that you need to know. To make sure you’re protected and clear about the next steps, you’ll want to be aware of the rules— and your responsibilities. This will make ...

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The Toronto Standard Lease Explained By liv.rent

Ontario Standard Lease Explained

The last thing you want to do after finding your dream apartment or dream tenant is more paperwork. But figuring out what’s going on in your new Ontario standard lease doesn’t have to be harder than finding an affordable place in Yorkville. We’re going to break down exactly what you need to know before you put your signature on anything. What is Ontario’s standard lease agreement? What should be on a rental ...

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Rental scams are everywhere and it's important to protect yourself to save time and money.

VIDEO: How To Avoid Rental Scams

One thing that's as certain as death and taxes? Scammers. As long as they think they can get away with it, there will always be those misguided folks who are trying to scam people. In Canada, rental scams are on the rise since the COVID-19 pandemic, too. It's important to know what to look for so you can avoid the financial and emotional stress that happens when you inadvertently become ...

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