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LANDLORD AND TENANT BOARD: Parties, Agents and Representatives

Interpretation Guidelines #20 are intended to assist the parties in understanding the Board’s usual interpretation of the law, to provide guidance to Members and promote consistency in decision-making. However, a Member is not required to follow a Guideline and may … Continue reading

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LANDLORD AND TENANT BOARD: Rule 32 – legal representatives acting as advocates and witnesses in the same proceeding

32. Subject to the discretion of the Board Member, at a hearing before the Board, a party’s legal representative appearing on behalf of a party may be both an advocate and a witness. The Law Society of Upper Canada’s Rules … Continue reading

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LANDLORD AND TENANT BOARD: Revised Rules and Guidelines

The Board has revised a number of its Rules of Practice and Interpretation Guidelines. As well, one new Rule of Practice and two new Interpretation Guidelines have been added.

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Landlord and Tenant Board News: 2012 Rent Increase Guideline

Ontario‘s rent increase guideline for the year 2012 will be 3.1%. Each year, the Ontario government announces the province’s rent increase guideline for the following year. Ontario’s annual Rent Increase Guideline is based on the Ontario Consumer Price Index (CPI), … Continue reading

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