Editions

February 2018 Edition: February 2018

This month, Me Lapointe speak to the children playing in a housing, making normal noise, up to a point. While some rental property owners may be concerned about the management of some of the neighbours' retaliation in case of noise, you should be aware that the sounds of children playing and running around are, to a certain extent, often considered as being so-called normal inconvenience of rental life.

January 2018 Edition: January 2018

This mont, Annie Lapointe explain the abandonment of the housing by the tenant. The tenant cannot, therefore, in all the cases where one invokes mould, asbestos or other potentially dangerous situations, clear off and move out without any responsibility. It will have to be taken case by case, and only exceptional situations will justify a premature departure.

December 2017 Edition: December 2017

In this edition, you will find Jean-Olivier Reed's article on the meaning of a notice of modification to the lease transmitted by a bailiff.

November 2017 Edition: November 2017

This month, Me Jean-Olivier Reed speak to you about the harassment. When does a person harass another person under a housing lease? This is not so obvious actually, because it is a rather vague concept that requires a lot of nuance and generally also significant proof.

October 2017 Edition: October 2017

This month, Mr. Robert Soucy, lawyer at the APQ, explains why you always have to write agreements with your tenants. Let us therefore never forget the maxim: Words fly away, but writings remain.

September 2017 Edition: September 2017

In this edition Me Annie Lapointe explain that the end of life does not put an end to the lease. The lease contract is one of those to which death does not put an end. Indeed, the law clearly provides that the death of one of the parties does not lead to the termination of the lease.

August 2017 Edition: August 2017

This month, Me Jean-Olivier Reed explain the fault in the context of a disaster and that the landlords do not always have to pay for damage caused by their tenants.

July 2017 Edition: July 2017

In this edition, we are talking about the cold blood that we must all have, despite the temptation of social media.

June 2017 Edition: June 2017

In this edition, Annie Lapointe explains to you how to minimize the damage in the event of abandonment.

May 2017 Edition: May 2017

In this edition, Me Jean-Olivier Reed explain to the Régie du logement confirms the right to take pictures.