The new bylaw is to include new rules regarding repair requests, landlord registry, and pest control among other things.
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City of Ottawa councillor Fleury to explore further protections of tenant rights
An Ottawa city councillor is proposing a landlord license with the goal of protecting students and low-income tenants in his ward.
Pledge seen as clear signal federal government is dedicated to creating new and affordable housing and keeping people off the streets.
“It is the Ontario Liberal Government’s responsibility to secure housing for all Ontarians. If we cannot afford our own spaces, we will move in to theirs.”
The Ontario government has pledged to "expand" rent control in the province, after pressure from city hall and the opposition.
ACORN’s Campaign for real rent control!
Landlord licensing one possible solution, advocates say