Tenant rights in Ontario are strong and are all outlined in the Residential Tenancies Act. To that end, Zoocasa has compiled a list of 10 things that the landlord, not the tenant, is responsible for maintaining.
Wed 18 Apr, 2018FULL
The 2018 federal budget plans to incentivize developers to build affordable rental housing by loaning billions in low-cost construction loans.
Tue 6 Mar, 2018FULL
A new standard lease is set to come into effect this April 30, as one of the 16 measures
introduced as part of the broader housing market changes in the Ontario Fair Housing
Plan, announced last year.
Thu 15 Feb, 2018FULL
Condominiums were on fire in Toronto last year. While that news may be music to the ears of sellers looking to offload their units, it’s not such great news for renters.
Fri 19 Jan, 2018FULL
The best time to score a great deal on an apartment is from October to February. In fact, the deeper into winter we are, the sweeter the deal.
Here are a few reasons why:
Fri 15 Dec, 2017FULL
The holiday season is a much-anticipated time of year for a lot of people, and some actually hoist that Christmas tree up as soon as Halloween is over. Whether early-bird or last-minute revellers, enhance that joy by putting safety first.
Tue 21 Nov, 2017FULL
Young or old, the Santa Claus Parade never loses its allure or ability to evoke the feelings that the holiday season brings with it. If you’re fortunate to live along the parades route, you may not even have to leave the comforts of your home to experience the festivities. Here is a list of Santa Claus Parades occurring across the GTA
Fri 17 Nov, 2017FULL
It’s no secret that competition for housing is fierce in Canada’s hottest real estate markets. Toronto, in particular, has been making headlines for its increasingly tough rental scene– rampant demand, coupled with fewer available listings, has pushed average rents to stratospheric levels while the city’s vacancy rate plummets to 1.4 per cent, a historical low.
Thu 26 Oct, 2017FULL
As we juggle chaotic schedules, we often forgo a deeper level of household clean for a quick tidy. There are simple solutions to help you keep your appliances working and looking like new. See our tips to remove built-up grime that can compromise their performance and longevity.
Sat 26 Aug, 2017FULL
Across the country, people are packing boxes, hiring trucks and moving short and long distances. According to a survey by DuProprio, a Quebec-based real estate advice site, 28 percent of Canadians feel the need to move every five years.
Sat 5 Aug, 2017FULL