Category: Property Management

14 October 2016 - 19:59, by , in Property Management, No comments
If you own a condo that you rent out, it is probably one of your most expensive investments. Because investment properties (especially in Toronto!) are such high ticket items, it should go without saying that spending a little extra on affordable property management and  property insurance is well worth the peace of mind that is...
26 September 2016 - 18:29, by , in Property Management, No comments
Found an investment property and are excited about maximizing your potential rental profits? While it might be easy to discredit property management as a “luxury”, you will quickly find that having a professional, highly experienced property manager ends up saving you money in the long run. Mareka Property Managment is here to answer any question you...
Congratulations on finding your new place! Move-in days are exciting times for new owners, and they provide excellent opportunities for our property management team to make their introductions. One thing we consistently hear from new owners during these introductions is how tricky the move has been. You know the drill: the movers are nowhere to...
7 July 2016 - 18:58, by , in Property Management, Rental Property, No comments
Owning a rental property isn’t as simple as it’s cut out to be, especially for first-time investors. Property management companies make life easier, but the onus is still on the investor to find the right building; after all, even the best property management companies won’t be much help if your property attracts no business! Today,...
5 July 2016 - 10:42, by , in Property Management, No comments
Rental property management companies offer serious value to renters and investors alike. In this post, we explore two ways Mareka Properties (2000) Ltd benefits both sides of the rental equation. Offering peace of mind for residents High-quality rental property management companies in Toronto will greatly enhance the safety, comfort, and cohesion of residential communities by...
28 June 2016 - 20:19, by , in Property Management, No comments
It’s the mission of our property management team to give North York condo residents, board directors, and owners complete peace of mind. To make this possible, we include a number of services to improve our condo security and community. In this post, we describe some of the steps our property management company takes to make...
23 June 2016 - 20:01, by , in Property Management, Rental Property, No comments
Renters tend to focus their attention on tenant rights, but tenant responsibilities are equally important for a healthy and happy residential community. Being a good tenant not only puts you in your neighbours’ good graces: it can give you some serious leverage when you’re discussing rental terms, too! In this post, our condo management team...
Toronto condominium property management is an ever-changing business! In many cases maintenance fees for Toronto condominiums have been rising much faster than inflation for years, and the topic is always on the minds of buyers and owners alike.  When Mareka takes over the management of a condominium corporation from another management company, part of our...
Whether they are in high rise buildings or townhouses, condo ownership is all about community.  When we looked at what condominiums are, we talked about how they’re all about property owners coming together and pooling their resources to afford amenities and services they may not be able to on their own.  In fact, buying a condo is...
Last week we talked about buying a condo new from a developer This week we’ll talk about buying a condo as a re-sale When buying a condo as a re-sale, the pitfalls to avoid are slightly different compared with buying one new from a developer. Let’s look at the process first, so we can see where buyers...