ACORN Canada National


ACORN members take on REITs, ask Feds to stop predatory landlords

Posted on February 4, 2021


What a day! The National Day of Housing for ACORN saw members in strength both virtually and in social distancing actions across the country to rein in big corporate landlords or REITs. REITs or Real Estate Investment Trusts are destroying affordable housing and enjoy massive tax exemptions from the Federal Government.

ACORN releases a damning report of Canada’s Largest Landlord, CAPREIT

Posted on November 9, 2020
Massive overhaul of CAPREIT business practices is needed to save the affordable rental housing market in Canada. 
On Monday, November 9th ACORN CAPREIT Tenant Union released a damning report that details how Canada’s largest REIT destroys the affordable housing market, displaces tenants, pays no corporate taxes, all while collecting record profits.