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SO frustrated!!!!

Read yet another report about poverty and housing issues… this one by the Wellesley Institute. The report is called Poverty is a Health Issue: What to look for in the next Poverty Reduction Strategy and is available online – or … Continue reading

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Making Plans

Just talking about our Peterborough house situation today has made my eye all twitchy. Been trying not to think about it too much because it stresses me out, but hubby’s right in that we can’t just ignore it and hope … Continue reading

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Frustrated with OLA Eviction

So … I talk to a lot of people in the course of my travels… I do a lot of the phones & business management stuff for my husband’s pest control company … we deal with a lot of landlords, … Continue reading

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And another article possibly related to landlord licensing?

Next up on my twitterfeed – The Recession & Homelessness in the Waterloo Region. This blog post by¬† Isaac Coplan suggests that significant increases in Waterloo Region may be “due to the lingering effects of the 2008 economic recession” …. … Continue reading

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Hamilton tables Landlord Licensing

Was very happy to see this article on theSpec.com posted to my twitter feed this morning: Apartment-licensing plan on back burner. The City of Hamilton voted to shelve the landlord licensing bylaws that had been proposed in favour of instead … Continue reading

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ON Landlording in ON(tario)

Given my eviction from the Ontario Landlord’s Association I thought it was time to get serious about working towards actual change for landlords and tenants in Ontario. Still hoping I won’t BE a landlord in Ontario all that much longer … Continue reading

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