Editions

November 2018 Edition: November 2018

This month, Me Robert Soucy explains that a tenant claims his time is worth US $10,000 an hour during a hearing for frequent late payments.

October 2018 Edition: October 2018

This month, Me Jean-Olivier Reed talks about the non-payment of rent. The different procedure and length of processing time at the Régie du logement depending on whether or not the tenant departed from his dwelling

September 2018 Edition: September 2018

In this edition, the APQ reminds you how the investigation department has prevented a prosecution avoided by the APQ against an owner

August 2018 Edition: August 2018

In this edition, Me Reed tells you about a tenant who did not respect the institutions.

July 2018 Edition: July 2018

This month, Me Soucy explain that the tenant uses his dwelling for purposes other than residential ones, contrary to section 1856 of the Civil Code of Québec, through Airbnb. This causes serious harm to the tenants of the building through disturbances of peaceful enjoyment, as well as to the landlord by the comings-and-goings of people and the noise they make.

June 2018 Edition: June 2018

In this edition, Me Messier talks about the marijuana an the dwelling

May 2018 Edition: May 2018

In this edition, Martin Messier explains the decision pronouncing the eviction of the tenant for the consumption of cannabis allowed by a medical prescription was rejected by a decision of the Court of Quebec pronounced on April 19, 2018.

April 2018 Edition: April 2018

In this edition, Me Annie Lapointe ask you the question : Words fly away... And e-mails?

 

 

Edition March 2018 Edition: Edition March 2018

In this edition, Me Robert Soucy talks to it is difficult, for a tenant, to prove that his dwelling is unfit for habitation because of mould.

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.