RTA Refresher Seminars

Date and Time: Apr 4, 2017 8:00am to Apr 27, 2017 12:00pm

Location: Various

FRPO is pleased to announce that we will be holding our popular Residential Tenancies Act Refresher seminars once again this April. These seminars provide valuable information to site staff, property managers, leasing consultants, small landlords and senior management to help keep you up to date on the RTA. With hundreds of regulations contained within the RTA, it can often be difficult for those working in the rental housing industry to keep up with the changes. This event will help to ensure you and your teams are aware of changes, legal outcomes and other best practices to assist in your day to day operations.  They are presented by expert lawyers specializing in the field of landlord-tenant law in a half day format with updated materials each year.The seminars will take place throughout the month of April with events in Toronto, Kingston, Ottawa, London and Sudbury. This year’s topics include:

“Legs and Regs” 

  • What is the new 28 day Notice of Termination and what to do if you receive one
  • Strategies to prevent on-site staff harassment
  • Recognizing Human Rights issues
  • The Duty to accommodate
  • Landlord liability for “Failure to Maintain” vs Interference with Tenant Reasonable Enjoyment
  • Sub-metering issues at the LTB

Dealing with the Professional Tenant 

  • Effectively screening of prospective tenants
  • Assessing tenancy applications
  • Inspection of the rental unit
  • Non-payment of rent vs Persistent late payment
  • Trial by Ambush: Preparing against s. 82
  • Streamlining reviews and derailing stays pending approval

Case Law Update

  • Examples of recent Landlord Tenant Board orders
  • Review of recent Divisional Court decisions

Dates and Locations – all events include breakfast and are held from 8:00am – 12:00pm

Tuesday, April 4th
Toronto – Old Mill Inn

Wednesday, April 12th
Kingston – Donald Gordon Conference Centre

Thursday, April 13th
Ottawa – Ottawa Events & Conference Centre

Thursday, April 20th
London – Lamplighter Inn

Tuesday, April 25th
Toronto – Old Mill Inn

Thursday, April 27th
Sudbury – Quality Inn

Registration Fees: 
FRPO Members $99.99 plus HST
Non-Members $199.99 plus HST
Regional Association Members $149.99 plus HST
* cancellations are not available within 7 days of the event. You may transfer your registration if necessary

REGISTER ONLINE HERE

You may view the full seminar brochure here: RTA Brochure 2017. Please note that the regional association member discount is not available for online registration. Regional members wishing to register should email us at events@frpo.org to register. Thank you 

 

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