evictions

Ontario extends eviction prohibition for commercial tenants in rent arrears due to COVID-19

Canadian Property Management

Ontario adds two-month reprieve for rent arrears

Provincial intervention in the commercial sector is limited to tenants who meet the prerequisites for Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance, but whose landlords have not applied for the relief.
Bill 184

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Bill 184 is now a law in Ontario

Ontario has moved ahead with the controversial Bill 184 despite opposition from tenant advocates claiming it will lead to mass evictions.
charter court

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Update on status of LTB hearings

In his latest bulletin, Joe Hoffer of Cohen Highley LLP, says landlords should expect LTB hearings to resume in September, once the backlog of pending eviction orders has cleared.
Bill 184

Canadian Apartment Magazine

The pros and cons of Bill 184

Ontario’s Bill 184 has raised the ire of tenant advocacy groups over concerns it will drive renters further into debt while making evictions easier for landlords.
temporary rental supplement

Canadian Apartment Magazine

BC extends temporary rental supplement

The B.C. government announced it has extended the temporary rental supplement (TRS) until the end of August 2020. It will also maintain the moratorium on evictions for non-payment of rent.
Bill 184

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ontario suspends evictions amid state of emergency

AS COVID-19 continues to spread in Ontario prompting the Ford Government to declare a state of emergency, the Province also announced all new eviction orders will be suspended until further notice.