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July 24 2014
Greening Together Gives More Reasons to Rent With Confidence
FRPO's New Environmental Operating Standards Offers Renters the Opportunity to Play an Active Role in Promoting a Greener Living Environment in their Apartment Community

April 04 2014
Canada’s Largest Multi-Unit Food Drive on April 8th
Rental housing owners, managers and residents will start collecting 500,000 lbs of food for the 2014 Spring H.O.P.E. (Housing Owners & People Everywhere) food drive on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

January 22 2014
FRPO Announces New President and CEO
FRPO has officially named Scott Andison as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.

January 08 2014
KPMG Study: Ontario's Apartment Industry Contributes $18.3 billion to the Economy
Ontario’s rental housing industry contributed over $18.3 billion to the province’s GDP in 2012, while supporting 147,000 full-time jobs and generating $7 billion in tax revenues to governments, according to a new KPMG report released by FRPO.

December 05 2013
2013 FRPO MAC Awards Honour Ontario's Best Landlords
Ontario's top landlords and property managers were once again recognized for achievement at this year's FRPO MAC Awards Gala.

November 13 2013
Melchior Management Launches Certified Rental Building Program in Barrie, Ontario
FRPO launched its first Certified Rental Building in Barrie, Ontario, at Melchior Management’s Barrie Anne Gardens apartment community (259 Dunlop Street West), providing more tenants with peace of mind when they are choosing an apartment.

October 18 2013
New program encourages tenants & landlords to work together for lower eco-footprint
The Minto Group has become the first rental property manager in Ontario to officially promote environmental responsibility through the introduction of a new provincial initiative Friday called the Environmental Operating Standards, part of FRPO's Certified Rental Building (CRB) Program.

September 16 2013
FRPO Report: Apartment licensing is not the answer
A report commissioned by FRPO and written by municipal government expert Michael Fenn finds that apartment licensing is not the best solution to any of the major ills it aims to resolve.

January 03 2013
Rental Housing Fraud on the Rise: Beware
The Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) is warning all tenants and landlords to be aware of an increasing number of apartment-fraud schemes.

December 13 2012
Ontario Rental Housing Vacancy Increases to 2.5%
CMHC's October 2012 rental survey indicates an increase in vacancy rates in Ontario, from 2.2% in 2011 to 2.5% in 2012. The average rent increase was 2.7% from 2011 to 2012, less than the Ontario rent control limit of 3.1% for this year.

July 19 2012
Apartment Living is Green
A new report by FRPO provides evidence that apartments should be at the core of any environmental sustainability strategy. By almost every measure, apartment dwellers surpass residents in low-rise homes in contributing to a cleaner environment by their choice of dwelling and tenure.

June 13 2012
Ontario Government Moves to Undermine Future of Rental Housing
Arbitrary price cap fails to help low income tenants, provides no assistance to repair ageing housing stock

May 08 2012
Landlords want secrecy lifted to battle bad tenants
FRPO President Vince Brescia responds to a Star investigation that revealed how rules governing the provincial Landlord and Tenant Board allow tenants to exploit the system with little consequence and ruin small landlords in the process.

December 06 2011
Proposed Rent Control Change is Bad Public Policy
Ontario’s landlords are voicing disappointment at the Ontario government’s decision to introduce legislation to unilaterally change the way rents are calculated and ignore the actual inflationary cost pressures those landlords face.

August 28 2011
The Case for a New Housing Benefit (Toronto Star)
A new Ontario Housing Benefit is a strategic and practical idea that would effectively help low-income Ontarians pay the rent and move out of poverty.

February 23 2011
Ontario’s landlords want rent dispute process modernized
Tenants live rent free for three months before eviction enforced

September 09 2010
New Study Finds Governments Discriminate Against Tenants
A new study done for FRPO and the CFAA finds that all three levels of government in Ontario discriminate against tenants by providing huge subsidies to homeowners and not making similar subsidies available to tenants

CTV News Interview: Rental Housing Fraud on the Rise (0:15-3:15)
http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=837306&binId=1.810401

 

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