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Push for revised rent control in Ontario
The controversial topic of rent control in Ontario is back in the news after two Toronto City councillors voiced concerns about what they are calling “unethical” rent hikes across the GTA. Councillor Josh Matlow and Councillor Ana Bailão announced that they will be holding a special meeting of the Tenants Issues and Affordable Housing committees this April for a review of the Residential Tenancies Act.
UK seeks private rental housing investment
A goal to attract more institutional investment in the United Kingdom’s rental housing sector aligns with in-progress efforts to forge eight larger asset pools from the country’s 89 local government pension funds.
CAPREIT acquires Montreal luxury apartment
CAPREIT announced that it has waived conditions and will acquire a Montreal luxury apartment, comprised of 256-suites and located in the affluent Côte-Saint-Luc neighbourhood.
Building a Pavement Maintenance Plan
Building a maintenance plan is key to the longevity of your paved areas, as heavy damage can be avoided if it is addressed early through regular maintenance checks. This requires being proactive and addressing issues before they arise, rather than being reactive and trying to tackle issues as they come up.
Business applauds B.C. electricity cost relief
The newly released British Columbia budget will provide some electricity cost relief for customers in the commercial, industrial and institutional electricity sectors beginning in the fall of 2017.
Killam Apartment REIT appoints new CFO
Philip Fraser, President and CEO of Killam Apartment REIT announced an important change to Killam’s executive team.
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Ontario enacts energy and water reporting reg
A provincial regulation has now been enacted to help large buildings cut down on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Mainstreet Q1 results hint at Alberta market recovery
Calgary-based Mainstreet Equity Corp. released favourable Q1 results yesterday, indicating a market recovery in Western Canada may be on the horizon.
Network innovation delivers smarter buildings
Global technology trends have pushed a new network innovation to market, a piece of hardware that is seemingly unassuming, but expected to improve building efficiency, reduce energy use and create a better working experience for maintenance and cleaning staff, along with other facility occupants.

New luxury rental opening soon at 101 St. Clair
Toronto real estate developer Camrost-Felcorp announced it will be welcoming residents into 101 St. Clair as early as this summer.
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