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    Extreme weather events are directly impacting the cost of residential property insurance, but there are ways to keep rising costs at bay.
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    New rules could help dislodge drug dealers

    Proposed amendments to Ontario's Cannabis Control Act would allow authorities to lock down and bar entry to residential dwellings in the course of laying charges
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    “More Homes, More Choice”

    The Ontario government's newly revealed "More Homes, More Choice: Ontario's Housing Supply Action Plan" aims to boost affordable housing supplies through legislative change.

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    Ontario leaves live-in superintendents exposed

    For now, market demand and the goodwill of employers are still the prime determinants of superintendents' working conditions.
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    GTA cap rate hits new benchmark low

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