Vancouver city council has approved new regulations for short-term rentals, addressing more than 6,000 illegal short-term rentals currently operating in the city.
At this year’s Union of B.C. Municipalities convention, delegates passed three resolutions to discourage speculation, flipping, commodity investment and other distortions to our housing markets.
After receiving 3,000+ signatures from Gen Squeeze, the Ontario government closes the 1991 rent loophole that permitted limitless rent increases for many tenants.
Victoria city council has unanimously supported measures that'll make it easier to build garden suites. This win means: more diverse, secure rental options in Victoria, and application fees cut by $3,800 for homeowners.