Rental Resources

Landlords use liv.rent to streamline their rental process.

Questions Every Landlord Should Ask Applicants Before They Sign A Lease

Once you've taken the photos and written up your rental listing, everything should be good to go, right? Well, the most important part of your rental journey as a landlord is about to begin: the tenant screening process. Without a robust system in place, you could be leaving the door open to difficulties down the road. But what do you ask potential tenants to find out if they're a good ...

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guide for first time renters

[Infographic] Renting 101: Guide For First Time Renters

Hi there! We're liv.rent and we make renting easier for everyone. If you're a first-time renter, then check out this infographic we made just for you — it'll help you navigate the rental market like an expert. And if you're ready to join us on liv.rent, then you can start your journey off on the right foot! Download the full-version: Renting 101 Infographic Download the full-version: Renting 101 Infographic

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What do property managers do

Do I Need A Property Manager?

There's more that goes into being a landlord than changing lightbulbs and collecting rent cheques. That's why a property manager is the right hand of landlords. But what should a good property manager do, exactly? And, are they worth it? To answer these questions, liv.rent is sharing about what its platform and HostGenius, a 24/7 Vancouver Property Management Service provider in Vancouver, B.C. and beyond, can do for rental property ...

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students going to canada to study

The Best Off-Campus Housing For International Students Coming To Canada Fall 2021

It's hard to be a student. There's a lot of pressure, especially during exam times! But add on the fact that you are coming to school from abroad and there's a global pandemic happening? International students are already feeling stress before the Fall 2021 semester even starts. We're liv.rent and in this constantly shifting COVID-19 landscape, we wanted to create a resource for international students coming to study in Canada this ...

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Vancouver rentals month to month

The Best Month-To-Month Rentals In Vancouver

One-year leases are standard across Vancouver, but they're not ideal for everyone. If you're new to the city and unsure which neighbourhood is right for you or don't feel like being tied down, then standard one-year leases can be oppressive. But there are places out there that have month-to-month rentals. They can be harder to find, so this guide is here to help. We're liv.rent, a rental listings platform that makes ...

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Rental applications in Ontairo

Applying For A Rental In Ontario Part 4: How Do I Fill Out A Rental Application?

Once you've found your next home, then it's time to fill out a rental application. But if you're a first-time renter, then the application process can be a bit overwhelming. Hi there, we're liv.rent, and we're here to help make renting safe and straightforward. Our FAQ series, all about the rental application process in Ontario, is designed to help you navigate with ease. You can subscribe to our newsletter to keep updated ...

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Applying for a place to rent in Ontario FAQ

Applying For A Rental In Ontario Part 3: What Can A Landlord Ask For On A Rental Application In Ontario?

Landlords require a lot of sensitive information as part of the rental process, but do you know what they're allowed to ask you?Welcome to our FAQ series, we're liv.rent and we're your all-in-one platform that makes renting safe, secure, and easy. Join us and subscribe to get updates on the Toronto rental market. In this article, we're going to go over the most popular questions that renters (including first-time renters) have about ...

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Applying for rentals in ontario.

Applying For A Rental In Ontario Part 2: What do you need when applying for a rental?

When it comes to applying for apartments in Ontario, it can take a lot of effort to put your best foot forward. Especially in a hot market where units receive hundreds of rental applications — standing out in a sea of other renters can be challenging. We’re liv.rent and on our platform, we make the rental process easy. When you fill out your profile, called a renter's resume, you can use ...

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Applying For A Rental In Ontario What is a standard rental application

Applying For A Rental In Ontario Part 1: What’s A Standard Rental Application?

Rental applications aren't the easiest things in the world to deal with, but we hope we can make it easier for you.We’re liv.rent, a platform with solutions for every step of the rental process, and we wanted to create a better way to rent. You can subscribe and get the latest updates on the Toronto rental market straight to your inbox. This is part one of our upcoming four-part series on applying for ...

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How to use liv.rent as a landlord.

The Complete User Guide To liv.rent For Landlords & Property Managers

Hello, and welcome to liv.rent! This is our complete user guide to our platform as a property manager or landlord. Whether you manage a large portfolio of rental units or you're just getting started as a new landlord, everything you need to get started and to thrive is in this guide. Bookmark it, email it to yourself, and keep it handy to help you become an expert at streamlining your rental processes. Before ...

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