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ARC Vancouver Open House – Rental Suites AVAILABLE NOW!

The iconic new 30-floor gateway building at the north end of the Cambie Street Bridge, The Arc, announces the release of 50+ exclusive rental properties to a Vancouver market clamoring for options. All suites are beautifully designed and luxuriously finished. 1 bedroom, 1 bedroom +den and 2+den floor plans are available for rent and feature thoughtful, well-designed layouts, patios, gourmet kitchens with integrated European appliances, in-suite laundry, and hardwood floors. The ...

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Residential Tenancy Agreement Explained

Finding a place is hard enough. When it comes to signing the BC Residential Tenancy Agreement, or rental agreement, it's a whole other ballgame. Read on as we break down what you need to know and pay attention to regarding BC Residential Tenancy Agreements. With Liv Rent, we make it easy as any past, current, and upcoming lease contracts signed on our platform can be pulled up and exported in ...

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Tips for Renegotiating Your Lease

How Much Can My Landlord Increase My Rent?

A rent increase is something that concerns every renter in the province. Rest assured, however, your landlord can only raise rents by an amount dictated by the Residential Tenancy Branch of BC (RTB). This is the second year under new provincial regulation that the allowable increase is limited to the cost of inflation. Previous to 2019, old rules permitted landlords to raise rents by the cost of inflation plus 2 ...

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What Are Suggested Tenants?

Suggested Tenants are Perfect for You! One of the main questions we get asked from landlords is how to find good tenants. With our Suggested Tenants feature, we make it easy for you. With each listing that gets posted, a curated list of prospective tenants is generated based on their specifically selected filters. This is a great way to generate tenant leads when you aren't getting any! Based on your listing information, ...

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Back To School Stress: Last Minute Rentals For Students

So school is starting in a couple of weeks and your perfect roommate is not so perfect anymore, or has decided to live at home, or that spot in res you were counting on has fallen through. The panic sets in. Where will you live?  Liv.rent has some suggestions for all of you who are on the brink of student homelessness. UBC Student Listings: On Campus (Wesbrook Village) 2 bed, 2 bath ...

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How To: Apply To Multiple Listings With One Renter Profile

If you are looking for a rental, you know it's a jungle out there. There's no doubt you'll have to apply to more than one listing to find a place. Thankfully, applying to multiple listings is easy using liv.rent. And it also builds your reputation as an excellent tenant, encouraging landlords to reach out to you! 1. Complete Renter Profile Be sure to complete your profile. All of the information requested must ...

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New Web Landlord Features Are Out!

Introducing our new Landlord Web Dashboard! To help you run your business, manager your properties, and use your time more efficiently, we have added more features to the landlord web dashboard. Recognizing that managing properties is often done from a computer vs. the palm of your hand, our new web version offers rich functionality that more closely mirrors the powerful tools available in our mobile app. Our web dashboard now allows ...

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Win $500 Cash! – Contest Details

We know renting is tough, especially in Vancouver. To help make the renting process a little easier and to kick start the upcoming back to school season, liv.rent is giving away $500 cash to put towards your rent. For your chance to win, simply enter the contest below. The contest will end August 31, 2019, and the winner will be contacted in the first week of September. Contest Entry To enter for your ...

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Inside Scoop: 10 Tips For Finding A Job In Vancouver

For those considering making a move to Vancouver and trying your hand at living and working here, we've collaborated with Vancouver's Vantastic VA, a one-stop relocation service, to share some tips for finding a job in Vancouver as a foreigner. With the help of Vantastic founder and owner, Taryn Bywater, we're here to help you get hired, fast! Follow these 10 tips for finding a job in Vancouver: 1. Set Up your Social ...

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FEATURED LISTING: Luxury Whistler Retreat

Escape the city madness and breathe in some clean, alpine air living in Whistler. Every detail has been considered in this 3 bedroom, 2 bath luxury, square cut log home at the edge of the forest.  Unparalleled comforts await including a 600 sq ft sun deck with 6 person hot tub and fire pit, real wood burning fireplaces, a grand master suite with vaulted ceilings, steam shower room, gourmet kitchen ...

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