FMTA News

Toronto tenants crushed by rent hike exemptions

The tightening of Toronto’s rental market, which has reached record-low vacancy rates, is being felt most acutely by the residents of newly built condos, which are exempt from rent controls.

Tenant Association Profile: The Forest Park Circle Tenants' Association

The Forest Park Circle Tenants Association represents tenants living at 1850 Rathburn and 4500 Ponytail Dr. in Mississauga.

Tenant Association: High Park Tenants Association

The High Park Tenants Association is a volunteer tenant group that works on behalf of tenants to improve welfare, safety and quality of life. Created in the 1980s, it includes 10 buildings and 28 townhouses.

Reasonable Doubt: Winter Tips for Tenants

Winter brings special considerations for tenants. Although the laws surrounding residential tenancies do not change with the seasons, some issues are more prevalent during Canada’s chilly months.

Queen's Park Brings in Inclusionary Zoning

In another victory for tenants, the Province has passed legislation that will allow Cities to do Inclusionary Zoning.

Landlord Licensing Passes City Council

In a stunning victory for tenant advocates, Landlord Licensing has passed City Council.

City Consultations on Landlord Licensing this Month!

Join us at a community meeting to discuss a new program aimed a improving living conditions in rental apartment buildings. Your feedback will be used by the City of Toronto to improve the design of this program.

If you require accommodation to participate, please contact the City of Toronto as soon as possible. 

 

Tenant Association Profile: River Park Towers Tenant Association

Established by and for residents of 740-758 Kipps Rd in London, ON, the River Park Towers Tenants Association provides tenants with a platform to air common concerns by staying informed and sharing information.