2019 Alberta Population Growth

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The province of Alberta has seen an uptick in population growth. The province posted its second‑quarter population growth for 2019 and it has been the highest the province has seen in the past 5 years. Based on this trend Alberta is on the rebound from recession lows that started back in 2014. T...

Saskatchewan Serious About Growth

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The Government of Saskatchewan released its plans for the province's next decade at a Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce meeting on November 14. Focused on growing both the population and the economy, the pragmatic plan strives to add 100,000 jobs and 226,000 people to the province by 2030. With a ...

Home Prices in Canada Exceed What Millennials Can Afford

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Canada has seen a surge in property appreciation over recent years, especially in the Vancouver and Toronto areas. The increase in property value has made the dream of homeownership nearly insurmountable for younger generations. With today's property values, many millennials are unable to afford a h...

Top Reasons to Purchase Renters Insurance

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Are you considering purchasing renters insurance? If you are renting an apartment it is highly recommended. Renters insurance is becoming more and more common as many people chose to rent instead of buying a home/condo. Even though you are not the owner of the property, you still want to make sure t...

Why Millennials Are Choosing to Rent Over Owning

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Millennials make up nearly 40% of the workforce in Canada. Homeownership is no longer the end goal for most working adults. Whereas previous generations pursued homeownership as the ultimate goal for their adult working lives, the latest generation of adults—millennials—are choosing to rent rath...

How to Choose the Right Apartment Floor Plan

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If you are looking for a new apartment, then you already know that there is a lot of research that goes into this important decision. But did you know that your apartment’s floor plan is just as important as the location of the apartment building or even the size of the apartment as a whole? Let...

It’s your first apartment and you’ve got questions. We can help.

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Moving out from Mom and Dad’s place can be fun, exciting, liberating and give you a sense of freedom and responsibility that you may not have had before. At the same time, you might be nervous and there are questions you might have about getting your first place, some we’ll help you answer and p...

Useful guide to organizing your apartment – and creating more space

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People often associate the New Year with a time to reinvent themselves. Start fresh, set goals. This post will help reinvent and rejuvenate your living space. Don't wait for the "spring clean", let’s get a jump start and use the start of 2017 to de-clutter and reorganize your apartment. I will be ...

Win the storage war in your apartment

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Having enough room for all of your stuff in your apartment with enough space left over for you can be a battle. Sure, it’s easy to put everything in a box and put that box in your closet, but you want to use your stuff without having to root to the bottom of a bin, or back of a storage closet. Sta...

Trick’n Out The Apartment For A Halloween Treat

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As a kid, don't you think the biggest treat would be an apartment building for them to go door to door to? In this post I’ll outline some helpful apartment tips to provide the ultimate treat for the little ghosts, ghouls, princesses, and pirates. WHY IT'S THE ULTIMATE TREAT? It's safer: Thi...