B.C. tenants, landlords face huge fee increases

By John Colebourn, The Province January 6, 2016 Anybody home? No one in Rich Coleman’s Ministry Responsible for Housing was available Wednesday to talk about the fee hikes. Huge fee increases for both landlords and tenants seeking a dispute resolution …

Environmental Bill of Rights sought for B.C.

The Georgia Straight by Carlito Pablo on September 29th, 2015 The endorsement by the Union of B.C. Municipalities at its recent convention of the concept of an environmental bill of rights in B.C. is a first step. The next move, …

West End tenants cry foul over high rent hikes

Fixed-term leases give Vancouver landlords the option of unlimited rent increases By Bethany Lindsay, Vancouver Sun August 22, 2015 Adam Saint in front of his home in the West End. Faced with a 20-per-cent rent increase, Adam and his girlfriend …