Section: Legal

Coming into force of the new Real Estate Brokerage Act (part 1)

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Coming into force of the new Real Estate Brokerage Act (part 1)

On April 14, 2010, the Québec provincial government published parliamentary Decree 294-2010 declaring the coming into force of the new Real Estate Brokerage Act, as well as seven associated provincial regulations.

Can the son of a common-law spouse benefit from the repossession of a dwelling ?

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Can the son of a common-law spouse benefit from the repossession of a dwelling ? - dwelling civil lessor

Can the son of a common-law spouse benefit from the repossession of a dwelling ?

The owner asks for the authorization to repossess a dwelling inhabited by the tenant since 1993 for the benefit of the son of his common-law spouse. She is the sole owner of the building which has two rental units.

It is possible to obtain the cancellation of the lease despite the tenant's bankruptcy.

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It is possible to obtain the cancellation of the lease despite the tenant's bankruptcy. - tenant

It is possible to obtain the cancellation of the lease despite the tenant's bankruptcy.

In the decision Bernier v. McCarthy, the landlord requested the cancellation of the lease and the expulsion of the tenant, the payment of unpaid rent, and the rent that had become due by the time of the hearing, plus the provisional execution of...

The holiday lease: a false loophole

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The holiday lease: a false loophole - EN-CA holiday lease

The holiday lease: a false loophole

The holidays have arrived and short-term renting is at a high. The holiday lease is a type of renting that is very widespread in tourist regions such as the Laurentians, the Charlevoix or Gaspésie and is beginning to give strong competition...

Access to the apartment

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Access to the apartment

In the ruling Lee vs. Tran, the lessors request the emission of an ordinance for access to the apartment and the provisional execution of the decision. It is also requested to rule on the expenses.