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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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Stage Your Rental to Attract Better Tenants

In the past, staging a home or apartment rental was more or less optional. In a time when the options for potential renters are myriad, however, staging has become an integral part of creating the…

Investing in Data Centres

Investors looking to diversify their portfolios are increasingly turning to data centres as the solution. As worldwide demand for faster Internet connectivity and more data storage continues to grow, investors are interested in this relatively…

How to Find Tenants During Slow Winter Months

The days are shorter, and the air is colder – the winter seems to make everything just a little bit more difficult for all of us. However, finding tenants for your properties does not have…

How to Buy the Hottest Winter Vacation Rental Property

Winter is a time to bundle up, but that doesn’t mean you have to spend the season in financial hibernation. Year after year, real estate speculators pinpoint the winter months as the best time to…

When Building Equity Can Leave You Bankrupt

Building equity is an important method for growing your wealth. Equity is one of the best arguments for why people should own their homes instead of renting. After all, no one likes the feeling of…

Investing in Billboards

Imagine an income-generating investment so low-maintenance that all the tenant does is just…sit there. Savvy real estate investors have found that billboards are the perfect low-maintenance investment. Billboards require little upkeep and management but bring…

Property Improvements You Can Make This Winter

During the winter, it’s tempting to retreat indoors and essentially “close up shop” until the spring thaw. The days are short, the snow is plentiful, and few places in the world are cozier than a…

Add Value to Your Condo with These Simple Tips

There’s more to adding value to your rental property than a sturdy foundation or costly appliances and gizmos. You don’t need to drop huge sums of money to turn your condo into a valuable commodity.

Look for Your Next Investment in These Hot Cities

Are you on the hunt for your next hot real estate investment? Research is key. Each year, online magazine MoneySense compiles a ranking of the best places to purchase real estate. The list has helped…

The millennial success mindset - Real Estate Investor

When you invest in real estate, it's important to focus on your mindset. Having the correct mindset can mean success over failure. Check out this video from a successful millennial. The video is located at…

Investing in Mobile Home Parks

Managing a large commercial building or apartment complex sounds daunting for many investors. Everyone wants the steady return of leasing multiple units, but no one wants to manage all of those units (and tenants). What…

Real Estate Trends You Can Expect in 2020

December 31, 2019, wasn’t just the end of the year, but also the end of a decade. The past decade has been one of solid growth for the real estate industry after a rocky start.

How to Winterize Your Rental Property

Regardless of which part of the country we live in, the vast majority of Canadians cannot ignore the onset of winter. The sharply declining temperatures, the howling wind and falling snow can wreak havoc on…

How to Rent Your Property: A Step-by-Step Guide

One of the most daunting obstacles any new investor faces is getting their property ready for a renter. You spend so much time planning for the purchase of the property, you don’t realize you eventually…

Are Short-Term Rentals a Good Investment Strategy?

Across the world, major hotel chains are shaking in their boots as their bottom line slips away. They are utterly terrified of so-called short-term rental companies like Airbnb and VRBO. Though short on vowels, these…

Investing in Gyms and Fitness Centers

Health and fitness clubs are a strong industry in Canada, and not just in terms of muscles. The industry generated $4 billion in revenue through 2019, growing 5.1 percent in the past five years. There…

How to Become a Real Estate Developer: A Few Essential Tips

If you’re an experienced real estate professional, you may be considering making a career change to become a developer. Real estate development is a rewarding profession that allows you to create investment opportunities. While developers…