This includes information on helping specific types of clients with housing issues, and foreclosure.
Housing Law – Other legal issues in Housing
Produced by the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, this website includes these topics: Buying a Newly Built Condo, Buying a Resale Condo, Condominium Costs, Living in a Condo, How Condominiums Are Run, and Working with Your Condo Board.
The Fall/Winter 2012 issue of the Human Rights Legal Support Centre newsletter is devoted to housing. Articles include:
- My landlord wants me to pay 6 months rent in advance because I am new to Canada. Can he do that?
- How are my...
Recorded on April 26, 2012. Ontario's new Housing Services Act 2011 came into effect on January 1, 2012. This webinar provides an overview of the key elements service providers working with low income tenants should know about.
An article in the Toronto Star's Moneyville discusses the difference between joint tenancy and tenancy in common when two people share ownership of a house, and explains the consequences for each.
This webinar focuses on how to deliver culturally competent services through an anti-oppression framework, and how this framework is crucial in providing effective support and services to clients. Facilitated by Carolina Gajardo, COSTI Immigrant...
This booklet describes what happens when a homeowner falls behind on mortgage payments, how lenders recover funds in Canada, options for homeowners if they fall behind on their payments, and selling a house before foreclosure.