Topic: Legal

No smoking in a unit: a reality that is slowly gaining momentum

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No smoking in a unit: a reality that is slowly gaining momentum - tenant

No smoking in a unit: a reality that is slowly gaining momentum

Since and before the new Québec law forbidding smoking in public places, in effect for only one month now, a trend seems to be taking root ...

Attention: an energy supplier could collect your tenants’ rents

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Attention: an energy supplier could collect your tenants’ rents - tenant

Attention: an energy supplier could collect your tenants’ rents

Should a landlord include the cost of electricity in the rent, or gas for residential tenants, and should this landlord have financial difficulty and defaults ...

The Appeal Court confirms that an incomplete repossession notice is not always invalid

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The Appeal Court confirms that an incomplete repossession notice is not always invalid - landlord repossession notice tenant

The Appeal Court confirms that an incomplete repossession notice is not always invalid

A landlord has sent a repossession notice to a tenant. She should have specified in her repossession notice for who the repossession notice was for, either for herself or for ...

The 3-month myth

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The 3-month myth - tenant

The 3-month myth

According to a popular adage, if your tenant leaves your unit to buy a house, or if he/she just wants ...

A bad tenant relationship does not preclude repossessing a rental unit

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A bad tenant relationship does not preclude repossessing a rental unit - landlord reposses faith tenant request Régie logement

A bad tenant relationship does not preclude repossessing a rental unit

A landlord who wishes to repossess a rental unit must act in good faith. Once a tenant rejects the landlord’s request to repossess a unit, the landlord – within one month of the refusal - must submit a request to the Régie du logement to ...