rental housing

infill development

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.
Rapid Housing Initiative

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Feds release new details about Rapid Housing Initiative

The federal government has provided new details about the Rapid Housing Initiative (RHI), which it says will expedite the creation of up to 3,000 new affordable housing units.
metro vancouver

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Vancouver amends zoning and development bylaw

Amendments to the zoning and development bylaw for C-2 commercial districts in Vancouver will soon allow developers to build six-storey rental housing.
retirement living

Canadian Apartment Magazine

VivRE Communities expands in New Brunswick

ViveRE Communities, a Halifax-based company targeting "emply-nesters", announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire three multi-unit residential properties in New Brunswick.
August rents

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Rental rates in Canada 8% higher than last year

New data from Rentals.ca and Bullpen Research & Consulting reveals that although rental rates have declined across Canada for the second month in a row, overall they are up 8 per cent from 2018.
short-term rental rules

Canadian Apartment Magazine

The long-term impact of short-term rentals

Rules surrounding short-term rentals have been the subject of much debate in cities all across Canada. What will the long-term effects of the new rules be on Toronto's multi-res apartment owners?
Starlight and KingSett

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Greenwin Inc. and Choice Properties complete acquisition of Toronto land parcel

Greenwin Inc. and Choice Properties REIT have completed the acquisition of 26 Grenville St. and 27 Grosvenor St. in downtown Toronto, paving the way for an expansive revitalization of the 0.9-acre property.
long-term care home

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Zahlco announces plans for new Brantford rental development

Zahlco Developments announced it has purchased two Brantford properties for the development of a nine-storey, 205-unit rental apartment with retail and adjacent townhomes.
affordable housing crisis

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Be part of Canada’s next generation of affordable rental housing

The affordable housing crisis is hurting many Canadians, from the country’s most vulnerable populations to middle-class people.
affordable housing crisis

Canadian Property Management

Be part of Canada’s next generation of affordable rental housing

The affordable housing crisis is hurting many Canadians, from the country’s most vulnerable populations to middle-class people.
rental housing

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Financing the future: $3.75 billion in loans to build rental housing

Having a stable supply of rental housing is critical to our nation’s housing future. That’s where the Rental Construction Financing Initiative comes in.
vancouver-approves-empty-homes-tax

Canadian Apartment Magazine

More family-sized rentals needed to ease housing crisis

A new report by the Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis suggests the housing crisis could be alleviated if more housing options were available for families of varying needs and sizes.
urban growth

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Push for revised rent control in Ontario

The controversial topic of rent control in Ontario is back in the news after two Toronto City councillors voiced concerns about what they are calling “unethical” rent hikes across the GTA
BC-landlord-registry-tool

Canadian Property Management

New B.C. landlord registry tool

A registry for landlords designed to professionalize the rental industry throughout B.C. is now available. The registry developed by LandlordBC will allow tenants to screen

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Student housing providers see Brexit promise

Doubling or tripling of tuition costs in the United Kingdom could prompt students from the European Union to look further afield for an English language experience.
Saskatchewan

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Saskatoon offers upside investment potential

Market analysts contend Saskatoon's older rental housing stock remains well positioned to compete with newer purpose-built apartments.

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Rental housing income return rebuffed in London

The economics of London's land and real estate market pose a major challenge to aspirations to triple the current output of private purpose-built rental housing.