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Canadian Apartment Magazine

A closer look at infill development

As affordable rental housing continues to be a pressing need in the GTA, some housing experts believe infill development is the solution we've been looking for.
freeze rents

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ontario announces plan to freeze rents

Rental housing sector responds to Ontario's announcement that it intends to freeze rents in 2021, a move that has blindsided the industry.
Rent relief program targeted to mortgage commercial properties

Canadian Apartment Magazine

FRPO issues advice to renters on behalf of Ontario landlords

With April 1st fast-approaching and financial constraints tightening for many Canadians due to COVID-19, FRPO issued a statement offering advice to renters facing hardship.
COVID-19 preparedness

Canadian Apartment Magazine

COVID-19 preparedness tips for landlords

All businesses are impacted by the COVID-19 virus, but rental-housing providers play a critical role in the battle to mitigate the spread of this highly communicable disease.
RentsafeTO

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Changes to Toronto’s RentSafeTO bylaw

On November 26th, Toronto City Council voted in favour of amending the RentsafeTO bylaw, based on recommendations from the Planning and Housing Committee to beef up landlord responsibilities.
State of Condition Management for Apartment Operators

Canadian Apartment Magazine

State of Condition (Asset) Management for Apartment Operators

Membership in the Certified Rental Building Program (CRBP) is an effective means of maintaining a high standard of quality when managing your building or working
homelessness

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Affordable housing for all

As Canada’s federal election inches closer, and hopeful candidates criss-cross the nation making bold declarations about future reform, affordable housing remains a hot-button issue for all.
CaGBC training

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Environmental Responsibility for Apartment Operators

Membership in the Certified Rental Building Program (CRBP) is an effective means of maintaining a high standard of quality when managing your building or working
industry excellence

Canadian Apartment Magazine

FRPO announces 2018 MAC Award winners

The Federation of Rental Providers of Ontario (FRPO) announced the 2018 MAC Award winners at its sold-out gala in Toronto last night. Here is the list of winners...

Canadian Apartment Magazine

FRPO appoints new president and CEO

FRPO announced it has appointed Tony Irwin as its new president and CEO, replacing Daryl Chong who has been the interim president since February 2018.
Jim Murphy FRPO

Canadian Apartment Magazine

FRPO announces departure of two key staff members

The Federation of Rental Housing Providers of Ontario has announced the departure of two key staff members: Jim Murphy (President and CEO) and Paul Fogolin, (Vice-President Government and Industry Relations).

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ontario introduces new standard lease

Ontario is introducing a new standard lease that will be mandatory for private residential leases signed on or after April 30, 2018, including tenancies in

Canadian Apartment Magazine

2017 FRPO Mac Awards winners

The 2017 FRPO Mac Awards gala was held on Thursday, November 30th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. This year, the prestigious event set a new attendance record with over 1,000 guests, as well as a record number of submissions.
August rents

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Study highlights Ontario rental supply shortfall

A new study by Urbanation warns of massive Ontario rental supply shortfall, which will continue to diminish unless at least 6,250 additional new rental units are
affordable rental housing inventory affordability

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Deconstructing Ontario’s Fair Housing Plan

In an effort to help increase the province’s supply of affordable housing and protect renters from what many are calling exorbitant rent hikes, the Ontario Government has announced a comprehensive package of measures in its just-released Fair Housing Plan.
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FRPO survey predicts negative impacts of rent control

The Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) released the results of a survey it conducted on the impacts of rent control using a focus group representing the province's largest rental housing providers.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

Stricter rules ahead for GTA apartment owners

Toronto city council has approved a plan for a new apartment licensing program that will impose stricter rules for building owners, but could inadvertently lead to higher rents for tenants.