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Secondary Dwelling Units (SDUs) in Ottawa

Secondary Dwelling Units (SDUs) in Ottawa

A secondary dwelling unit (SDU) is a great way to increase your property’s value all while increasing your cash flow. Many homeowners choose to buy a home that has an existing secondary-dwelling unit, or choose to build one themselves, due to the many benefits SDU’s...

What landlords can learn from Airbnb

What landlords can learn from Airbnb

The short-term rental market has seen a surge over the last few years as Airbnb has risen in popularity. Our sister company, Short and Suite BNB, manages over 150 short-term rental properties in Ottawa – so we know a thing or two about hosting on Airbnb. It got us...

Temporary Housing for Insurance Claims in Ottawa

Temporary Housing for Insurance Claims in Ottawa

Life is full of unexpected surprises. When something goes wrong in the home, such as unforeseen damages, home owners may need temporary accommodations until they are able to comfortably live in their homes again. Short-Term Accommodations for Claimants Flex offers...

5 reasons you should hire a Property Manager

5 reasons you should hire a Property Manager

If you own an investment property, you may have considered hiring a property manager. Working with a property manager can offer a lot of benefits, from making rent collection a breeze to having support when it comes to on-site maintenance. Wondering if working with a...

Furnished vs Unfurnished Apartments

Furnished vs Unfurnished Apartments

As a landlord, you have some options to consider when you’re renting out an apartment. How much is the rent? Will it be all inclusive? And then of course – furnished or unfurnished? Here at Flex, we offer both furnished and unfurnished apartments. We want to give...