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Scott Dillingham

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I have been investing and lending to real estate investors for nearly 10 years now. After thousands of successful deals between flips, rent to owns, student properties and commercial assets I have developed a deep knowledge of real estate investments and have a passion of sharing this information with the world! If your looking for a lender who specializes in rental property financing you're going to want to connect with me at team@lendcity.ca.

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When Should You Demand a Rent Guarantor?

If you’re planning to rent out a residential property, it’s of utmost importance you identify a trusted tenant. The wrong tenant may cause property damage, create nuisances for other residents, leave the property in…

Tap into an RRSP to Fund Your Next Real Estate Investment

A Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) is a type of investment account unique to Canada. It allows residents to hold cash and investment assets with several financial benefits, as compared to non-tax-preferred accounts. Many…

Investing in Retail Pop-Up Shops

Today’s retail environment is changing, which means it’s often challenging for commercial real estate investors to find sustainable long-term tenants to occupy their rental space. If you’re finding it difficult to fill your retail…

How to Evaluate Potential Property Management Companies

Property management companies can be a lifesaver for busy real estate investors unable to be at their tenants’ beck and call. These companies can help you manage tenant placement, maintenance and repairs, rent collection…

Investing in Vacant Lots

If you’re looking for a creative way to build wealth through real estate investment, you may want to explore the benefits of investing in vacant land. Investing in a vacant lot often requires a…

What Rental Property Expenses are Tax Deductible?

Any experienced real estate investor knows it isn’t easy to generate constant passive income from a rental property. There are several key operating expenses associated with owning a rental property, as well as property…

Critical Questions to Ask Before Investing in a Condo

You don’t have to purchase an entire building to become a real estate investor. Many investors use single condominium units as massively profitable investment vehicles. Thanks in large part to their relatively low purchase…

Investing in Student Rentals

Purchasing a property in a college town or an urban neighbourhood dominated by a university could be a wildly successful investment strategy… as long as you make the right considerations. You need to be…

Is Hiring a Property Management Company Worth the Expense?

Both first-time investors and real estate industry veterans often struggle with a common question: When is it worthwhile to pay for the services of a professional property management company? Property management firms offer large-scale…

How to Make a Good Rental Lease Agreement?

Being able to attract good tenants to a rental property is the cornerstone of being a good real estate investor. More than just attracting them, you need to retain them and make sure they…

Investing in Corporate Housing

Looking for a creative way to generate passive rental income? You may want to consider investing in corporate housing. Corporate housing is a great way for savvy real estate investors to mitigate many of…