Property Management Blog

Keeping Your Commercial HVAC System Running Efficiently

In the current environment, minimizing energy consumption is vital for private households and business properties. With heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems being some of the highest in terms of energy usage and expense, it’s important that businesses employ effective commercial property management protocols. The significance of HVAC systems and their effectivity is such that many businesses turn to professionals like Latitude Properties Limited for advice and guidance. Businesses moving into a new building or looking to upgrade and maintain existing real estate need to carefully consider their HVAC systems in terms of their needs and cost-effectiveness. Aging systems can… [Read More]

Prevent Damage to Your Roof this Winter by Protecting it Against Ice Dams

Roof damage during the winter is a major concern for every landlord and building owner. If unrepaired, small damaged spots in the roof may cause accidents and leaks after a heavy snowfall. As the name suggests, ice dams are a dam-like structure of ice that form on the rooftops, hidden from plain sight by a heavy layer of snow. You don’t need to wait until the winter to prevent the looming risks of ice dams. Since a good amount of damage to the roof can happen during the summer, it’s never too soon to look into the issue. Also, summer… [Read More]

Latitude Prepares Your Residence for the Fall Season

Fall is a spectacular time of year. Nature gives her last great colour show before the winter, and everyone is filled with holiday cheer. But fall also brings its challenges for residential property owners and management companies. Fortunately Latitude Properties Limited knows what needs to be done and as part of our residential management service, we take care of all our client’s needs. Residential property owners know that their apartment buildings need regular maintenance and good management to attract good tenants. Being on top of things and conducting annual fall inspections and doing minor maintenance can save property owners a… [Read More]

Prepare your Commercial Property with this Fall Checklist

  Fall is a wonderful time of year, full of spectacular scenery and holiday cheer, but companies offering corporate property owners need to keep their eye on the ball. This is a crucial time to ensure that your corporate properties are well maintained and ready for the winter. Minor maintenance in the fall can prevent major damage to your property in the winter and save you a lot of money, time and hassle. By doing regular fall maintenance you will not only ensure the safety of your building but you will also demonstrate to your tenants that you are a… [Read More]

Part 2: More Management Tips on Searching for Reliable Tenants

Partner up with a right tenant and your rental will stay occupied for years to come with all payments arriving regularly. It’s a dream for every residential owner to find a trustworthy tenant with a stable background who will occupy the residence for years to come. In such a competitive market, reaching this type of tenants won’t be easy. Latitude Properties gives you some expert advice in the area of commercial property management that will help you find an ideal tenant. More Tips on Drawing a “Unicorn” Tenant Screening and reaching the right type of person for a rental is… [Read More]