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How to avoid roommate scams

Moving to a new place is an exciting chapter in life, but it can quickly turn into a nightmare if you fall victim to roommate scams.🚫   In today’s digital age, scams targeting people searching for roommates have become increasingly prevalent, posing risks of financial loss and identity theft. However, by being informed, vigilant, and … Continued

Tips on sharing a space with a roommate

Sharing a living space with a roommate can be a great way to save money on rent and build new friendships. However, it can also be a challenging experience if you don’t have a clear plan in place for managing shared responsibilities, personal boundaries, and conflicts that may arise.  Whether you’ve been friends for years … Continued

10 tips for finding off campus housing

As a student, trying to find the perfect off-campus housing can be a challenging experience!  From providing first and last month’s rent up front to deciphering a lease for the first time and finding affordable housing – there are many factors that can feel overwhelming.  When you’re searching for off campus housing, the right mindset … Continued

Apartment Hunting Tips for Back to School

As summer wraps up and the new school year is approaching, finding a great place to live can be challenging.    At Canadian Apartment Properties REIT (CAPREIT) we want to give you the tools to find your perfect apartment and set yourself up for a great year!   The process of finding a place to … Continued

Back to school Do’s and Don’ts

It seems that summer vacation is flying by this year, and in only a few weeks back to school will be in full swing. Whether it’s your first year, or last year of post-secondary, we’ve come up with a list of do’s and don’ts to get you ready for the school year.