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Keeping Costs Down


With nearly 40 years in business, Braden Equities Inc. is one of the premier property management companies in Edmonton and the surrounding area. Our management style is tailored to the unique needs of each one of our clients, and we work as a team to ensure that every project is treated with the care and attention it deserves. We pride ourselves on having the best staff in the industry, backed by strong, proven management systems that deliver results. We firmly believe that paying attention to the details can make all the difference.

Save Your Money! Tax Help For Condo Owners!

Tax season is a busy and complicated time for everyone. Filing taxes can be a scary process since the repercussion of making a mistake can be very expensive.

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Big Ways To Make Your Apartment Investment Successful

When you have a vacant unit, there are several costs incurred. It may need repairs and maintenance, it may have been left filthy, and then you’ll have to advertise it when it’s ready to be occupied again. All those costs will add up the longer it sits vacant.

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How To Structure Maintenance Spending For Your Apartment Building

Apartment maintenance expenses have the tendency to sneak up on you. Even though you’ve allocated a certain amount of dollars each month, pennies may be few by the time month end arrives.

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Alberta’s Energy Efficiency Program: Cost-Savings for Apartment Owners

Bills are part of owning an apartment building. There’s some that you’re scared to open because you know they’ll be ridiculously high, and then there are others you know won’t break the bank.

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The Effect of Carbon Taxes on Income Properties

Starting January 1, 2017, carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels are taxed at a rate of $20 per tonne.

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How Our Vision Will Help Your Multi-Family Investment in 2017 Market Conditions

If you’re a real estate investor or condo board member searching for help to navigate 2017 Market conditions, you’re looking in the right place.

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7 Tips to Help Lower Your Lawn Maintenance Bill

When it comes to the common lawn spaces in apartment buildings, some owners are deciding that less is more.

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Are Multifamily Properties Recession Proof? Part 2

Multifamily properties in Edmonton hold an advantage over commercial real estate because they enable the investor to more easily maneuver cash flow.

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The Value of Renter’s Insurance

If you rent your living space, rather than own it, then you should have renters insurance. It can be purchased for just a few dollars a month, and it will guarantee that your assets are covered in the event of theft or damage.

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How to Choose an Insurance Policy for Your Building

The key to purchasing building insurance is getting the right type of coverage. It is also important to be truthful when speaking with your insurance company about the condition and status of your building.

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