Op Ed for the Toronto Star
Healthy Homes - Habitation saine
As rents skyrocket and vacancy rates plummet, low- and moderate-income tenants in Ottawa are facing an affordability crisis that is pricing them out of their communities.
Residents voiced their concern at one of two public consultation meetings on rental housing.
Les besoins d’un registre des propriétaire pour protéger les locataires
Landlord of 240-280 Montmorency Dr. hits residents with eviction notices over units mounted in windows.
But city staff can’t be ‘super-sleuths’ by investigating how buildings become vacant before applications.
Tenants say cockroaches, mice, bed bugs are frequent unwanted guests
Chanting “slumlords have got to go,” the group highlighted the conditions residents say they’ve been complaining about for too long without any action.