CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS REQUIRED BY LAW IN ONTARIO HOMES

CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS REQUIRED BY LAW IN ONTARIO HOMES

On December 12, 2013, Bill 77, Hawkins Gignac Act (Carbon Monoxide Safety), 2013, received Royal Assent making it mandatory that Ontario homes equipped with fuel burning appliances or heating systems, such as gas furnaces, gas and wood burning fireplaces, attached garages and carports to have a carbon monoxide detector. In December 2008, former OPP officer[…]

BUYER REPRESENTATION AGREEMENT

BUYER REPRESENTATION AGREEMENT

Real Estate – Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) Buyer Representation Agreement (BRA) The Buyer Representation Agreement, (BRA), is a type of real estate brokering contract requiring a prospective Buyer of real estate to deal exclusively through a particular real estate broker for the purchase or leasing of a property. The[…]

ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS

ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS

FeldmanLaw provides legal representation before various administrative tribunals. An administrative tribunal is also known as an agency, board or commission. Administrative tribunals are specialized governmental agencies which provide adjudicative services in many different areas. These areas include landlord and tenant matters, human rights issues, alcohol and gaming related licence revocations or suspensions (for example suspended/revoked[…]

ABANDONMENT OF THE RENTAL UNIT

ABANDONMENT OF THE RENTAL UNIT

Residential Tenancies Act – Abandonment Of A Rental Unit Or Apartment Guideline For Landlords Your Tenant has apparently abandoned the rental unit, the neighbours haven’t seen the Tenant for weeks, the mail has been left uncollected and you are wondering what to do…. Your first point to consider is section 79 of the Residential Tenancies[…]