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Affordability

Rent control policies across Canada

18 Sep 2023 Everything you need to know about rent control in your province or territory, including policies and rules around rent increases.

Housing Laws

Implementing the Right to Housing in Canada: A Responsibility of all Governments

29 Apr 2022 This informational pamphlet details the responsibilities of federal, provincial, territorial and municipal governments in Canada to work toward the progressive realization of the right to housing. Highlights include: This pamphlet […]

Financialization of Housing

Budgeting and Allocating Resources to Implement the Right to Housing in Canada

25 Feb 2022 The Government of Canada’s National Housing Strategy (NHS) commits to address the housing needs of the most vulnerable, promote community building and encourage partnerships to advance the right to housing. […]

Resources for renters facing eviction
Evictions

Resources for renters facing eviction

7 Dec 2021 Renters who are facing eviction have several resources at their disposal to help them take the necessary steps to protect their right to housing. This pamphlet includes a list of […]

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Financialization of Housing

Inclusionary Zoning: Considerations for an Affordable Housing Policy

5 Nov 2021 What is Inclusionary Zoning? Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) is a planning tool used by municipal governments to encourage or mandate developers who intend to build new dwellings, to “set aside” a portion of these units for affordable use. […]

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Right to Housing

The National Housing Strategy Act – a Primer

9 Mar 2021 The National Housing Strategy Act (NHSA) is Canada’s first piece of legislation that identifies housing as a fundamental human right as recognized under international law. It recognizes that all people […]

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Advocacy Toolkit: Support Alberta’s Bill 205

Our Advocacy Toolkit for Alberta’s Bill 205 offers several actions that you can take to lend your voice in support of rent regulations in Alberta.

Our Advocacy Toolkit for Alberta’s Bill 205 offers several actions that you can take to lend your voice in support of rent regulations in Alberta.

Affordability
Housing Laws
Right to Housing
22 Jan 2024
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Rent control policies across Canada

Everything you need to know about rent control in your province or territory, including policies and rules around rent increases.

Everything you need to know about rent control in your province or territory, including policies and rules around rent increases.

Affordability
Financialization of Housing
Housing Laws
18 Sep 2023
A Human Rights-Based Approach to Housing: A Resource for Tenant Leaders

This resource provides an overview of a human rights-based approach to housing to help tenant leaders understand how to identify the root causes of housing challenges and who is responsible to resolve them.

This resource provides an overview of a human rights-based approach to housing to help tenant leaders understand how to identify the root causes of housing challenges and who is responsible to resolve them.

Right to Housing
24 Feb 2023
Implementing the Right to Housing in Canada: A Responsibility of all Governments

This informational pamphlet details the responsibilities of federal, provincial, territorial and municipal governments in Canada to work toward the progressive realization of the right to housing. Highlights include: This pamphlet […]

This informational pamphlet details the responsibilities of federal, provincial, territorial and municipal governments in Canada to work toward the progressive realization of the right to housing. Highlights include: This pamphlet […]

Housing Laws
Right to Housing
29 Apr 2022
Implementing the Right to Housing in Canada: Planning and Development Tools

This informational pamphlet outlines how governments can use the planning and development tools at their disposal to ensure that the right to adequate housing is realized. It also outlines key […]

This informational pamphlet outlines how governments can use the planning and development tools at their disposal to ensure that the right to adequate housing is realized. It also outlines key […]

Right to Housing
26 Apr 2022
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