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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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Pros and Cons of Investing in Student Rentals

For those people considering a foray into real estate investment, the two most popular choices are residential real estate or short-term rentals. Thanks to the thriving real estate market in Canada, both of those are…

Should You Use a Home Equity Line of Credit?

One of the major issues encountered by investors who are just starting out in the world of real estate investment in Canada is a lack of capital. To be sure, if you hope to make…

Real Estate Investing in New Brunswick

Investing in Canadian real estate, as with investing in real estate anywhere, requires a significant amount of planning, research and analysis. One of the first steps that you’re going to want to take is tracking…

Real Estate Investing in Newfoundland and Labrador

Smart investors know that any “brilliant” investing moment or decision started months or years or even decades ago. They know that they were laying the groundwork for these eureka moments via thorough research and steadfast…

Should I Airbnb A Room In My Home?

Airbnb has been around for a while now. While most investors rent out their homes as a whole to Airbnb, many new investors are renting out a room in their home. If you travel frequently…

Real Estate Investing in Manitoba

Welcome to Manitoba, one of the most fascinating real estate environments in the whole of Canada. Years of flux in the Manitoba market are giving way to several prime investment opportunities for the savvy entrepreneur.

Are Vacation Rentals A Good Thing?

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a vacation? For me, it's somewhere near the ocean, a light breeze ruffling my hair and tons of tropical drinks on hand. But…

Pay Down Mortgages or Keep Buying Properties?

At some point in every real estate investor’s career, they will be confronted with the choice to either use their capital to pay down existing mortgages or reinvest in new properties. There are strong arguments…

Should You Sell Or Renovate A Rental Property?

In the immortal words of the clash, "should I keep it or should I sell" is a phrase that has applied to both property owners and investors more than it was initially intended to? With…

9 Easy Tips To Increase Cash Flow

If you are running a rental portfolio, keeping a steady cash flow is extremely important. Even if you are very successful and are making good profits, don’t become too relaxed as even the best rentals…

Real Estate Investing in Alberta

Investing in Canadian real estate requires a smart business plan, start-up capital or collateral and a good understanding of how each province’s real estate market differs from the rest. Knowing where the hot markets of…

Real Estate Investing in British Columbia

If you’re looking to start or expand your real estate investments, understanding where British Columbia fits into the overall Canadian real estate market is key. This province is home to over 5 million Canadians, drawn…

Real Estate Investing in Nova Scotia

Canadian real estate investment, like all investment ventures, requires a significant amount of homework and research before diving in. You want to feel confident that you have the information and qualifications that you need before…

Real Estate Investing In Ontario

Investing in Canada is an interesting proposition due to the diversity and number of provinces and territories that spread across our country. These provinces create several compelling opportunities since what works in one province might…

Real Estate Investing in Saskatchewan

Around the world, millions of people dream of finding a reclusive hideaway to call their own. More and more frequently, those people are finding that home on Canada’s prairie. Welcome to Saskatchewan, the breadbasket of…

Real Estate Investing in Quebec

The nation of Canada seeing new growth. Thanks to a renewed commitment to international cooperation and a government that seems up to the challenge of navigating a strange, new world, people are flocking to the…

Finance Corner: Home Improvement Loans

Any homeowner knows that there are going to be times when improvements should be done to their abode. It might be something as small as a basic cabinet remodelling or as complex as completely rebuilding…

The Best Financing Options for Commercial Real Estate

If you’re purchasing or renovating commercial real estate, you will likely need to take out a loan, especially smaller businesses. Investors and developers need to be intimately familiar with the types of loans available and…