Rental Housing Market Update and Importance of Vacancy Decontrol (Webinar)

Date and Time: Oct 26, 2017 11:00am to Oct 26, 2017 12:00pm

Location: This event will be held online. Logins will be sent the day prior to the webinar.

Recently FRPO released two research reports authored by Shaun Hildebrand of Urbanation.  The first report entitled “Ontario Rental Market: Measuring the Supply Gap” addressed the current rental housing market, noting  a shortfall of 6,000 rental units in supply annually.  The second report entitled “Ontario Rental Market: Renovation Investment and Role of Vacancy Decontrol” highlighted the economic importance of vacancy decontrol noting $5.2 billion in renovation investment since 2012.

FRPO will host a webinar with Shaun Hildebrand on Thursday, October 26th at 11 am as he provides more detail on his two reports.  Registration is $25 for members and $40 for non-members.


Please login to your FRPO account to register. If you do not have a login, please contact us at to obtain one. Thank you

2017 MAC Awards Gala

Date and Time: Nov 30, 2017 5:00pm to Nov 30, 2017 9:00pm

Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre

The MAC Awards Gala is the most important annual event for our members and is well attended by rental housing providers ranging from hands-on managers to third party management and holding companies. This event allows us to recognize excellence in the residential rental housing industry and to advance the high standards that the Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario aims to promote. This year’s gala will be held on Thursday, November 30th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in conjunction with PM Expo and the Building Show. We are pleased to announce that Jon Montgomery; host of the Amazing Race Canada and Olympic Gold Medalist will be this year’s guest speaker. Tickets and tables are now on sale. Please register early as this event will sell out. Join us as we celebrate the best in the biz!

November 30th
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
South Building, Hall F
Cocktail Hour 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
Awards & Dinner 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Early Bird Pricing – Available until October 20th 

Individual Ticket $210 plus HST
Table of Ten $1850 plus HST

Regular Pricing 
Individual Ticket $225 plus HST
Table of Ten $1900 plus HST

All attendees must be members in good standing in order to register for this event.

Please note: If you require a kosher meal, there is an extra charge of $75. You must select this option in addition to your ticket or table.

Please email your attendee names to as soon as possible. If you are ordering an individual ticket on behalf of someone else, please let us know so that we can ensure we have the correct name on the registration list. Names must be provided no later than November 15th.  Please log in to your account to register online. If you do not have a login, please contact us at to obtain one. If you would like sponsorship information for this event, please contact Lynzi Michal, Director of Membership & Marketing at



The Buildings Show 2017

Date and Time: Nov 29, 2017 8:00am to Dec 1, 2017 4:00pm

Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre

The Buildings Show is the leader in sourcing, networking and education for the North American design, architecture, construction and real estate communities. The Show is home to Construct Canada, HomeBuilder & Renovator Expo, IIDEXCanada, PM Expo and World of Concrete Pavilion, and together they create the largest North American exposition for the entire industry. The Toronto Real Estate Forum also happens concurrently.

More than 30,500 trade professionals attend the Show annually to discover new innovations across the building industry and source the latest materials, products, tools and technologies from more than 1,600 Canadian and international exhibitors.

Through the Show’s comprehensive seminar program, attendees can choose from 350+ seminars, panels, keynotes and roundtables led by a roster of 500+ industry experts and in addition tours, awards, parties and association meetings. Topics include: best practices, leadership, building codes and regulations, sustainability, new approaches to construction, technology and design trends in housing, healthcare, education, retail, workplaces, accessibility, hospitality and wellness.

The Buildings Show takes place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from November 29 – December 1, 2017. IIDEXCanada runs from November 29 – 30, 2017.


Date and Time: Apr 5, 2018 9:30am to Apr 5, 2018 2:00pm

Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Admission to Springfest is free, and limited to 1,700 qualified property managers, building owners, developers, facility mangers, plant engineers, multi-residential board of directors, building operations and maintenance staff responsible for office, industrial, condominium, apartment, medical, educational, retail, and institutional buildings. Representatives from 250 suppliers will be exhibiting their products on the show floor. Learn how to reduce your operating costs and to increase revenue with new income opportunities. Get factual advice and solutions to your building problems. Select from 18 free educational seminars presented by the industry’s leading experts. The seminars will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

FRPO Spring Social

Date and Time: Apr 5, 2018 3:00pm to Apr 5, 2018 6:00pm

Location: Badali Bar & Cucina

Join us following Springfest for the annual FRPO Spring Social. This complimentary event will include cocktails, appetizers and networking with your colleagues in the rental housing industry. Please note that this is a members only invite and all attendees should register in advance. Registration information will be sent to FRPO members in early March. Save the date!