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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.

Laminate Flooring Versus Carpet: Part One

Most landlords have to undergo the painstaking process of renovating or upgrading their property at one point or another. Unfortunately, it’s often after something unpleasant has happened, such as a flood or fire, or even damage from tenants.

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LED Lighting Versus Traditional Lighting

There is almost nothing worse than dingy apartment building hallways, depressing lobbies, dismal laundry rooms or scary parking lots. Sometimes these problems are just a matter of lighting.

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7 Ways to Reduce Your Lawn Maintenance

When it comes to the common lawn spaces in condo and apartment buildings, some owners are deciding that less is more. That means less mowing, less edging, less fertilizing and less weeding, which in turn means lower costs and more time to focus on other tasks.

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What Is the Role of a Property Management Company?

Most tenants will be aware that property managers exist, but they might not know what they do on a day-to-day basis. Essentially, a property manager is a third party who is hired to act on behalf of the investor or owner of the property.

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4 Qualities of an Outstanding Property Manager

First of all, it is important to recognize that in general, property managers don’t have great reputations. They likely get this bad name because the majority of them are not of high quality.

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3 Case Studies on Reducing Your Vacancy Rates

Vacancy rates will be the determining factor that makes or breaks your investment property. If your vacancy levels remain high for an extended period of time then it is likely that you will be losing money.

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6 Reasons to Invest in Out of Province Property

There are many good reasons why some people choose to invest in property that is located out of their province. Investing in out of province property might seem appealing if you live in an area where real estate is pricey, if you already own property where you live, or if you want to diversify your portfolio.

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The Braden Vision: Interview With a Property Manager – Part Two

Recently, we sat down with John, one of the property managers here at Braden Equities. We had the chance to ask him about his experiences in property management, the challenges that he faces day-to-day, and where he sees the industry headed.

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The Braden Vision: Interview With a Property Manager – Part One

Recently, we sat down with John, one of the property managers here at Braden Equities. We had the chance to ask him about his experiences in property management, the challenges that he faces day-to-day, and where he sees the industry headed.

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The Braden Vision Part Two

Recently, we sat down with our very own Braden Paquette, Vice President of Braden Equities, and the son of Bob Paquette – President, owner and founder of the company.

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