Archive for the ‘Landlord and Tenant Questions and Answers’ Category

Is there a Grow-Op in your Rental Property?

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Because the government can take your property if there is

May 2011

 

The Crown can seize a King Township home used to grow marijuana, even though no criminal charges were ever filed in the case, Ontario’s highest court has ruled.  But, the government shouldn’t be able to take property without involving its owner in an investigation, the spokesperson for a landlord organization said in the aftermath of the ruling. (more…)

Do I Need a Lease?

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Answer: Yes, you need a great one!

 

April 15th, 2011

 

What Makes A Good Lease?

 

As a seasoned veteran of hundreds of battles before the Landlord and Tenant Board, it’s clear: something is rotten in Ontario. Is it the legislation governing tenancies? The Landlord and Tenant Board? Irresponsible landlords? Predatory tenants?

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Friday, April 29th, 2011

Jack Layton, Suspected bawdy house, Olivia Chow, NDP Scandal…

What we are interested in is looking at Layton’s record on Housing Issues while on Toronto City Council.  As Sue-Ann Levy wrote in the Toronto Sun: (more…)

Saturday, April 16th, 2011

New Landlord Legal 2011 Lease Added to the OLA Rental Kit!

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