Article - The Province has introduced draft legislation to amend the RTA. The legislation is in “draft” form and the date…Read More about Ontario Provides More Detail on Changes to the RTA: Draft Legislation
Rent Control Bulletins
Article - AGI UPDATE FOR 2017: NEW FEES, PROCESS AND FORMS, AND POTENTIAL MINEFIELD!Read More about Rent Control Bulletin – AGI Update
Article - On October 24, 2016, the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation ("MPAC") mailed out Property Assessment Notices to…Read More about Important Changes to Review and Appeal Deadlines
Article - The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA") governs the ways in which landlords collect,…Read More about Privacy Considerations when Responding to a Police Request for a Tenant’s Personal Information
Article - Natural and man-made disasters are occurring with increasing frequency and portfolio managers are keenly aware of the…Read More about If Disaster Strikes, are you Prepared?
Article - (And here’s what you can do about it….) This article first appeared in FRPO’s FE Magazine, May/June, 2016 Most…Read More about TENANTS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO HARASS YOUR ON-SITE STAFF
Article - The Divisional Court has ruled that, in the absence of express, permissive language in a lease, a Landlord may not take…Read More about “Privacy” Issues Will Require Lease Amendments
Article - The Ontario Government has amended the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) to permit some tenants to terminate monthly or…Read More about New 28 Day Lease Termination under RTA!
Article - Rent Control Bulletin - December 2015 For years, Waterloo landlords cautioned City Council that its "per unit/per bedroom"…Read More about Waterloo Council’s Christmas Gift to Townhouse Tenants…? An 8% Rent Increase!
Article - Rent Control Bulletin - December 2015 An important legislative change which will affect multi-res landlords in Ontario…Read More about What’s New For 2016? Landlords Be [A]ware