"Andy is a true partner and a wonderful person to work with. His approach is incredibly professional and polished from start to finish. He follows up proactively with us, providing thoughtful suggestions along the way. We would not hesitate to recommend Andy and his services!" - Lisa Mitchell and Rob Chaine, Limestone Cliff Properties Inc.
"The wealth of knowledge that Andy Tran from Suite Additions Inc. brought to the table in our recent rental purchase was of tremendous value. Even though I consider myself an experienced real estate investor, Andy’s knowledge of building code, fire code and local by-laws saved us a significant amount of time and money. Hiring him is one of the best decisions you can make if you are looking to add a secondary suite or make an existing suite legal. As a Registered Building Code Designer with a degree in Building Science his ability to design and figure a space to pass inspection, maximize space functionality and get higher rents as a result was instrumental." - Kathleen van den Berg - Real Estate Investor
"We hired Andy to consult us on turning a non-legal basement apartment to a legal registered one. He was able to help us point out all the deficiencies and things we needed to change. Andy's knowledge and experience is extraordinary and he is definitely the go-to guy when it comes to legal basement apartments. I would recommend his services to everyone." - Sandor Toth - Real Estate Investor
"Andy's knowledge is ultimately unique. In modern seller's market investors have to be more and more creative in their battle for cashflow, getting maximum revenue potential from their properties.
Information and services that Andy provide save months of time, hundreds thousand dollars of revenue - as double work can be reduced, proper city - fire code - etc. permits received in a timely manner and updates are done correct from the beginning. Being competent high-notch professional Andy is also a genuinely honest, kind, reliable, loyal, and friendly person; will not hesitate a second to go extra mile to provide outstanding service for his clients. Highly recommended!" - Julia Kokurkina - Real Estate Investor
"Andy's vast knowledge and professionalism were evident from our first meeting, and he's always willing to go the extra mile for clients. His consulting services have proved to be extremely valuable, and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Andy and his team!" - Mark Vallee - Real Estate Investor
"I can truly say that Suite Additions has relieved a tremendous amount of stress off this project! The service exceeded our expectations and we were guided and assisted until the very end, with a permit in our hands. Your knowledge and excellent customer service was impeccable and by knowing all the codes and standards as well as you do, you managed to challenge our plans examiner on a few occasions with unnecessary requests and therefore saved us A LOT of money! Your service paid for itself and we are truly grateful. Thank you very much. We will continue to work with you and will definitely refer and recommend you." - Wayne Fisher - Realtor - TheRealtyDeal.com
"Andy Tran is a true professional. He and his team managed the entire process of getting a basement suite permitted through the city of Hamilton. He managed everything from the initial measurements, design options, architectural drawings, as well as working with the city on any changes that needed to be made. In addition to this, he consulted with our contractors to ensure they understood the requirements needed to pass inspection. Our project was a little more complex given it needed to go through the committee of adjustments as well as require a new survey, all of which were handled with ease. I would not hesitate to work with Andy and his team in the future, and I plan to on our next project!" - Martin Kuev - Realtor - MK Investment Group Inc.
"The consultation gave me confidence that converting my single family home investment property to a two unit dwelling was in line with all the key building code requirements. Also part of the consultation package, Andy provided me with a potential basement suite layout, as well as some of the key building code requirements that would need to be addressed. Andy is polite, professional and knowledgeable and he has even helped me months after the initial consultation with other questions I had and other advice I sought after. He is someone you want on your team. Thanks Andy!" - Kyle and Joshephine DesLauriers - Real Estate Investors
"From the moment of first contact, he was a pro. He arrived on time for our scheduled appointment, he was friendly, had all his equipment, and communicated clearly and with knowledge, quickly demonstrating his expertise as it related to my situation. Our meeting was detailed and packed full of information. Within a day, he delivered by email a prospective floor plan which met virtually all my criteria for a functional and attractive unit that will generate a higher revenue." - John Wheeler - Realtor - ReMax
"Andy was very knowledgeable about how we could turn our basement into an attractive suite. He was dedicated to creating the most optimal layout to suit our needs and keeping costs at a minimum, and even helped us after our initial consultation. It was truly a pleasure to work with Andy!" - Jenny Luong - Homeowner
"It's been very helpful to have Andy's advice on legal second suites and as a realtor, I've been happy to recommend his consulting services to my clients. His knowledge of the relevant bylaws and his experience in communicating with various municipalities to obtain permits and register second suites will help to save a lot of time and money!" - Simon Tham - Realtor - The Tham Team - Keller Williams