Author Archives: Heather Cuthill

About Heather Cuthill

Heather Cuthill has over 20 years experience as a legal assistant and is Operations Manager and a partner in She has 15 years experience writing web content, and provides SEO consulting services to small business websites. Circle Heather on Google+.

Get That Damage Deposit Back! A Checklist Every Tenant Should Follow

You’ve given notice to your landlord and now it’s time for you to move. Are you worried about getting your damage deposit back? Provided that your landlord is a reputable sort, and provided you’ve been a good tenant and have kept the premises clean and in good repair, there should be no reason for the landlord to keep any of your deposit. But even the best of tenants can overlook something, so here is a list a number of things you can do before you move to ensure your deposit comes back to you with no deductions. Continue reading

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Are There Laws That Protect Commercial Tenants?

Most states, provinces and territories – and many municipalities – have laws and regulations in place which protect residential tenants from being unfairly treated by landlords. In general, landlords can only evict tenants from their home for failure to comply … Continue reading

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Have Fun in the Snow But Protect Yourself Too

The stunning vistas, the crisp alpine air, the pristine slopes dusted with immaculate fresh powder – is there anything more beautiful or invigorating? From skiing to snowboarding, there are few experiences in life that can match the exhilaration of strapping … Continue reading

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