Claims - Change requests
Bill 31, An Act to amend various legislative provisions relating to housing: It is a new imbalance against the rights of building owners
For the private owner, these are new obligations and obstacles in the management of their private property: new obligations for new buildings, in addition to new rules for repossessing housing and evictions.
Allowing animals in a rental housing or not? Another rental property owners’ right that Québec Solidaire wants to take away!
“This desire to allow animals is a demand that comes back year after year. But it is unfortunate to see that instead of taking the time to study the rental market and understand why this claim does not take into account the reality of real estate and the legislation in place, it continues being requested,”
Capping Rent Increases - Info for QS: The law allows the tenant to refuse and the Administrative Housing Tribunal decides
The Association des Propriétaires du Québec (APQ) must once again react to Québec Solidaire’s housing requests because these demands do not reflect the economic context of rental housing owners in addition to wanting to penalize all owners in order to punish only some.
Rent freeze in 2023: This request does not take into account the reality of the housing stock in Québec and the systems in place
Will the Government freeze grocery rates, the price of gasoline or even government spending, so that everyone, rental housing owners or tenants, can pay for their essential goods?
It is time for the organizations to ask for other concrete solutions
Rather, the real question is: Why ask for a lease register when our neighbouring Province has abandoned its own? Because Ontario had a lease registry in place and the expenses were enormous: The cost of setting it up was estimated at $35 million.
The new municipal assessment roll announces a 32.4% increase on the Island of Montreal
The Association des Propriétaires du Québec (APQ) wishes to react to the 32.4% increase in Montreal’s assessment roll for the years 2023-2024-2025. Although the Association des Propriétaires du Québec (APQ) expected a significant increase, the APQ must unfortunately add rather bad financial news to this announcement, because: No, it is not just the rental housing owners who will bear this increase!
The recommendations of the Commission on Economic and Urban Development and Housing are measures that will discourage the private rental stock
The Association des Propriétaires du Québec (APQ), which has opposed this certification since its announcement, is disappointed with the recommendations issued that go even further than the initial draft regulation.
Theft, or non-payment of rent: Some unfortunate situations on July 1, and Pictures of Housings
The Association des Propriétaires du Québec (APQ) draws up a portrait of the situation during moving day.
We often talk about dirty housing, theft, unpaid rents, low vacancy rates, but as D-Day approaches on July 1, what exactly is the current situation?
Animals and housing – No, the owner is not protected by the law
Montreal, June 27, 2022 --- As July 1 approaches, various organizations, such as the SPA (i.e., la Société Protectrice des Animaux de Québec), are campaigning for the prohibition of the clause allowing rental building owners to prohibit animals in a dwelling. These organizations argue that the law already protects landlords since they can open a file at the Administrative Housing Tribunal (TAL) for damages.
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