Keycafe news - buying a condo in Toronto

By: Penelope Graham, Zoocasa Love may be in the air, but that doesn’t go very far in the Greater Toronto Area real estate market – and affordability is even more dire for single home purchasers, according to new data compiled…

5 Things You Need to Know About Renting Out Part of Your Home

  Craig Sebastiano for Ratehub.ca You’ve probably watched television shows where people renovate a part of their home in the hopes of finding a tenant to help pay down their mortgage. While it looks great on TV, having a rental…

Terms of Service Update Notice

As Keycafe’s service grows globally, we have made changes to our Terms of Service to, amongst other things, reflect our growth and our current business and clarify your rights and obligations. These changes apply to new customers who sign up…

Unique Fall Experiences in 5 Ontario Parks

  By Sheila O’Hearn, Zoocasa Whether renting a cottage or camping this fall, Ontario’s provincial parks are like stepping into a living kaleidoscope of colour. Be advised, however, that, given the unusually warm climate this year, the peak autumn hues…

What You Need To Know About Insuring Your Short-Term Rental

    What You Need To Know About Insuring Your Short-Term Rental By: Zoocasa The increasing popularity of short-term rentals ensures that your Toronto townhouse or Toronto condo stays in use and generates a few extra bucks while you are…

What to consider before listing your home on Airbnb

By Ratehub.ca Airbnb is no longer a niche website. It features 200,000,000+ guests in more than 191 cities around the world, which has many people wondering if listing your home on Airbnb is a viable business. There’s no doubt that…

Five Tips to Prepare and Clean Your Short-term Rental

Five Tips to Prepare and Clean Your Short-term Rental By Sheila O’Hearn, Zoocasa Planning an extended vacation away from home? Instead of letting your Toronto townhouse stand vacant, why not consider renting it out to one of thousands of visitors…

11 Tips for Making Your Short-Term Rental Guests Feel Welcome

By Janis Fisher Chan When my husband and I search listings for a short-term rental, we pay close attention to the reviews.  We’re far more likely to choose a home with great reviews over others with similar features, amenities, location,…

Dress Your Short-term Vacation Rental for Success

Dress Your Short-term Vacation Rental for Success By Sheila O’Hearn, Zoocasa Traveling to Canada’s unique and beautiful cities has really picked up momentum this year, and for short-term rental landlords, this is welcoming news! If, for instance, you’re thinking of…

Keycafe Spring Staging

By: Penelope Graham, Zoocasa The end is in sight for the long, arduous Canadian winter – and rising temperatures, peeking crocus shoots and chirping birds have travellers feeling downright giddy. If you plan to rent out your home this season,…