April 9, 2021
The down payment is one of the major concerns customers face when deciding to sign a new car lease. Most advertising focuses on the monthly, bi-weekly or weekly payment, leaving the down payment to… + continue reading
April 8, 2021
The monthly payment is the primary among the two significant factors when deciding from a cost perspective: the car payment and the insurance cost. Most of the time, customers focus on it as… + continue reading
April 8, 2021
As we regularly do at LeaseCosts™ Canada Inc., today I want to share with you some insights. These will certainly help you prepare for your next vehicle purchase/lease: break down your alternatives… + continue reading
April 1, 2021
Vehicles are way smarter today than a decade ago. I want to make this short post just as a heads up, nothing serious, but a good tip to always keep in mind: Adaptive Cruise Control and the Road… + continue reading
March 17, 2021
Have you heard of car deals with 6,000CAD downpayment upfront and thought it wasn't a good idea? As most of my articles, I always say: "it depends." While numbers are literally white/black… + continue reading
March 14, 2021
A lot of people get in touch with us every week with questions and requests for assistance in their car leasing process. WIth the purpose of helping others and to maintain our publishing process… + continue reading
March 1, 2021
Jumping into a dealership on the last day of the month has many particular things. I won't try to be sensationalist or "revealing," just go straight to the key elements that are strictly attached to… + continue reading
February 28, 2021
When it comes to doing a lease takeover, there are two (at least) people involved and a transfer of debt. In case you don't know it, all car lease contracts are treated as a loan, from a Credit… + continue reading
February 15, 2021
Oil change is a must. There is no way you can escape from it. Well, there are Electric Vehicles (EVs), but there is still a regular maintenance period. So, going back to oil change, I've known people… + continue reading
February 9, 2021
We have all been there. Also, we all haven't, but that is how estimates work. Those are just estimates. Our daily driving habits depend on multiple things like if we got a new job or if we moved… + continue reading
February 4, 2021
We receive a lot of requests/inquiries every month at LeaseCosts. Most of these through our contact form and some other also through our corporate phone number, the one you can find at the bottom of… + continue reading
January 19, 2021
We are happy to share this great feedback video we received from one of our happy Montreal based customers: @AutomotiveWoman ! Juliana's Lexus got sold pretty fast thanks to LeaseCosts Canada and she… + continue reading
January 15, 2021
The main purpose of our Lease Takeover Marketplace setup is to help buyers connect with sellers the smoothest way possible. The following article will help you understand what you should do when you… + continue reading
January 6, 2021
While most mainstream manufacturers continue bringing CVT transmissions into the market, one of LeaseCosts visitors reached out to make a few questions regarding its performance. As I use to do… + continue reading
January 1, 2021
Except for kids and cross-country skiers, everyone else hates blizzards. This year's winter was kind of soft, compared with the last one regarding temperature, but surely we got more snow than… + continue reading
December 31, 2020
This is probably the longest year we will remember for decades to come. 2020 was tough, sad, and the pandemic took many loved ones away. Still, a long way to go, but there is already light at the end… + continue reading
December 30, 2020
Doing a test drive is one of the most important steps for vehicle purchase (and also a lease transfer). It is the final "handover" experience, where you literally preview yourself before making the… + continue reading
December 23, 2020
And the inevitable is on the way. The Prairie Provinces have been receiving snow since late October, and now Central/Atlantic Canada has welcomed the first snowfall of the season. The Winter Driver… + continue reading
December 15, 2020
Chances of having a car accident during Winter triple up compared to Summer. Winter Tires, AWD, ABS, Traction Control, Collision Avoidance Systems and even Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC Advanced Technology… + continue reading
December 9, 2020
And I don't mean it is the "unique" way, but definitely is the only significant practical variable that would make me suggest someone finance a vehicle. Yes, Leasing is the best way to go on 90% of… + continue reading
December 1, 2020
There is a specific feature I recommend to everyone looking for a car: get a remote car starter. Your "winter perception" will change, even more, if you live in Canada. For some parts of the… + continue reading
November 30, 2020
I want to share a small winter tip that works pretty well for me: scheduling my refuelings according to the outside temperature. It is straightforward: when it is freezing, I don't fully refuel (1-2… + continue reading
November 24, 2020
Car leases can be "terminated" anytime just by paying the remaining value of the contract. That is one of the typical four ways of terminating a lease agreement. This actually means that you buy the… + continue reading
November 13, 2020
If you have a car, then you have car insurance: It is the law. In Canada, the regular for Auto insurance contracts is to last two years. After those two years, you can either renew it or change to… + continue reading
November 6, 2020
One of our customers came up with a good set of questions we would like to share here (together with the corresponding answers) for everyone to better understand the process. Still, I would suggest… + continue reading
October 28, 2020
Your car’s windshield can crack due to numerous reasons from something as natural as hail hitting it with a lot of force to rocks and debris falling on it from a dump truck. It isn’t easy dealing… + continue reading
October 26, 2020
Over the past month, since the new Rogue was announced and launched in Canada, I've been following the news about the 2021 edition. Being the first car I ever leased, I developed a love for the Rogue… + continue reading
October 20, 2020
The #1 question most of our clients have when it comes to transferring their leases is pretty straightforward: "how much should I put as a cash incentive"? Fair question. In fact, the most important… + continue reading
October 5, 2020
LeaseCosts™ Canada Inc. is happy to announce that our Canadian online inventory of lease takeover vehicles has now reached more than 5,000 units. A year ago, the company projected getting to 6,000 by… + continue reading
October 1, 2020
Lease Takeover deals have a slightly little difference compared to any other variant of car purchase: it is a contract takeover, not an actual vehicle purchase. Although not that simple at the clear… + continue reading