Mission

The Federation of Metro Tenants' Associations (FMTA) is a non-profit Organization which advocates for better rights for Tenants. Founded in 1974, we are the oldest and largest Tenant Federation in Canada. The FMTA is comprised of affiliated Tenant Associations and of individual Members. We have over 3,000 members and continue to grow.

2015 Rent Increase Guideline

The Ontario government has announced that the annual Rent Increase Guideline, the maximum percentage by which a landlord can increase the rent for most sitting residential tenants without approval from the Landlord and Tenant Board, is 1.6

New Membership Fee Structure

The FMTA Board of Directors has approved a new fee structure for FMTA members.  Now it's more affordable than ever for Tenant Associations to become members of the FMTA.

Membership dues for the FMTA are now:

Individual - $20 / year
Senior, Student, Unemployed - $5 / year
Supporter/Organization Member - $50 / year
Tenants' Association:

NEW FUNDING ANNOUNCED FOR LEGAL AID ONTARIO

Recently, the Attorney-General, Madeleine Meilleur announced the infusion of significant new resources to the financial eligibility guideline for Legal Aid Ontario. By doing this, the government is moving forward on the commitment it made in the June 2014 Provincial budget.

Thank You for Attending the 2014 Mayoral Forum on Housing and Homelessness

Thank you to the candidates, volunteers and most of all the attendees for making the 2014 Mayoral Forum on Housing and Homelessness such a great success!

BALKISSOON: WHEN THE LANDLORD WANTS THE APARTMENT BACK

If you have questions about eviction for the landlord’s personal use or any other right you may have as a tenant under the law, please call the Tenant Hotline at 416-921-9494!

 

REPORT: THE STATE OF HOMELESSNESS IN CANADA 2014

** Stephen Gaetz, Tanya Gulliver & Tim Richter

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Over the past 10 years we have learned much about what to do to end homelessness –

the need to shift from a focus on managing the problem (through an over-reliance on

2014 MAYORAL FORUM ON HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS!

Find out how Toronto’s leading Mayoral Candidates will tackle housing and homeless issues and make affordable, accessible and safe housing and homelessness supports a reality in Toronto.

Fixing Toronto's Housing Crisis:

The 2014 Mayoral Forum on Housing and Homelessness.

Friday October 17th, 2014

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