We are the positive voice for landlords

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Established in 1978, The Investment Property Owners Association of Nova Scotia (IPOANS) is the collective voice representing residential investment property owners. When IPOANS speaks on industry issues industry stakeholders listen.

IPOANS primary focus is providing members with Advocacy, Education, Membership Services programs.


Members own and manage over 45,000 apartment rental units throughout Nova Scotia. And are vital economic and philanthropic contributors in the communities in which they live and operate their businesses.

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Networking events include our annual AGM Awards Gala, Dinner and Tradeshow, Quarterley Lunch and Learn Informational sessions, Industry Workshops, and an Annual Golf Tournament.  

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Representing the interests of Nova Scotia’s residential property owners through the deliverance of Advocacy, Education and Membership Services intiatives that provide members with tangible long-term benefits.

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Over 140 Members and Climbing!

Join with confidence knowing IPOANS is the collective positive voice representing residential landlords!

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Apartment hunting in Halifax is the worst

After 14 failed applications, a move off the peninsula and a broken fridge, how one renter became a buyer. When I moved to Halifax in 2007, the first apartment I went to see was a $750 bachelor in the south end with no windows. The landlord told me he could put a...

Tenant Insurance

Tenant Insurance another casualty of the hardening insurance market “There’s more demand for renters insurance and a lot of our markets don’t seem to want to write renters insurance,” Jeff Roy, president and CEO of Excalibur Insurance, said in an interview last week....


Airbnb listings seeing increased revenue, more “Superhosts” New Airbnb statistics show a big increase in multiple-listing hosts in Halifax Regional Municipality since last year. According to the data, entire-home listings continue to see the most bookings, and hosts...

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