Landlord resource centre
A rental property (or a rental suite in your home) can be a fantastic source of income. It can also be a major source of headaches (and costs) if you don’t take steps to protect yourself. This landlord resource centre is designed to help you protect yourself. Below are a number of articles that range from finding the right tenant to securing the right insurance. If you have a specific question that you would like us to answer, please email us and we’ll do our best to respond.
Finding and selecting a tenant for your rental property
Square One provides tips on how to effectively advertise your rental property and review applications so you can quickly find the right type of tenant.
Why your tenants need insurance
While it's not required by law, Square One offers several reasons why you as a landlord can better protect yourself by having your tenants purchase their own renters insurance policy. And, learn how renters insurance can benefit your tenants as well.
Why you need landlord's insurance in Canada
Square One explains why you absolutely need landlord's and rental income insurance if you're renting out a home in Canada.
Checklist for residential rental units
Looking to rent your home to a new tenant? Review this checklist from Square One first. Learn what to look for before, during, and after the tenancy.