Section: Legal

THE QUEBEC COURT REJECTS PERMISSION TO APPEAL FILED BY A TENANT

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THE QUEBEC COURT REJECTS PERMISSION TO APPEAL FILED BY A TENANT

The tenant seeks permission to appeal a decision of the Régie du logement of 14 January 2014 dismissing his appeal for reduction of rent and damages with interest.

True or false? May a verbal acceptance modify the terms of a written and signed lease?

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True or false? May a verbal acceptance modify the terms of a written and signed lease?

A contract is an agreement between the parties and the written part of it is only proof thereof. Indeed, agreements are often made orally and only put down on paper as a matter of clarity and for evidence. Moreover, often, when relations are good between two people, this last detail is forgotten.

THE GOOD WEATHER HAS ARRIVED! PRETTY SOON THE BBQs AND THE OUTDOOR FIREPLACES WILL PUT SMOKE ALL AROUND MONTREAL

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THE GOOD WEATHER HAS ARRIVED! PRETTY SOON THE BBQs AND THE OUTDOOR FIREPLACES WILL PUT SMOKE ALL AROUND MONTREAL

Here's a mini-guide for the use of barbecues and outdoor fireplaces. The information is provided by the Montreal Fire Prevention Service (Service de sécurité incendie). For the other cities of the Province you should address yourself to your respective fire prevention services.

Question to test your knowledge

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Question to test your knowledge

If I give a discount to my tenant, but if the price shown in the lease is higher, what is the amount that will be considered by the Régie du logement?

THE ASSESSMENT OF THE PREMISES: AN IMPORTANT STEP AT THE TIME OF DEPARTURE OF A TENANT OR THE DELIVERY OF THE DWELLING TO A NEW TENANT

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THE ASSESSMENT OF THE PREMISES: AN IMPORTANT STEP AT THE TIME OF DEPARTURE OF A TENANT OR THE DELIVERY OF THE DWELLING TO A NEW TENANT

Upon delivery of the housing the assessment of the premises is a step often overlooked.

Indeed, this procedure may seem tedious but it allows to set the parameters of the condition of the dwelling on a fixed date or upon departure of the tenant or the arrival of a new tenant in order to avoid conflicts with these.