Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Revisiting rental restrictions

Prospective condo buyers who haven't been reading this blog for long may benefit from reading a few posts from the past. Many buyers embark on a search for a condo without considering what issues are important to the selection of a unit. Some people never intend to rent their unit but many hope for some rental income to help with expenses. I've addressed the issues of rental restrictions on several occasions and for those buyers who haven't considered the impact of restrictions on their enjoyment and/or prospect of income from their unit, here are three good ones from last year that will, hopefully, assist in refining your search.

Ten questions for prospective condo buyers

Positive cash flow, does it exist?

Why rental restrictions matter

“Faced with the choice between changing one’s mind and proving there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.” __________John Kenneth Galbraith