2019 Ontario Rental Increase Guideline
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The Ontario government recently announced that the allowable increase that landlords can charge their tenants this year is 1.8% of the base rent. Some years have seen larger increases, and some smaller, but this figure seems to be right in … Read More

Snow Removal at Tenanted Properties
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Snow Removal at Tenanted Properties: Whose responsibility is it to shovel the snow: landlord or tenant?… Read More

Deciphering the New Rent Control Rules in Ontario
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In an effort to deal with the alarming rental shortage, effective immediately Ontario Premier Doug Ford and the PC government has taken away rent controls on all new rental stock. … Read More

How Will Legal Marijuana Use Affect Your Tenancies
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On October 17th recreational cannabis use becomes legal in Canada. How will this impact landlords in Ontario?… Read More

The New Ontario Standard Residential Lease Agreement
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The Province of Ontario has released a new standard lease agreement. This new form must be used by all landlords and tenants as of April 30th, 2018. … Read More