Industry Links

THE FEDERATION OF RENTAL HOUSING PROVIDERS OF ONTARIO

The Fair Rental Housing Providers of Ontario represents and protects the interests of private sector rental housing providers through the promotion of fair provincial rental housing policies in Ontario.

FRPO works actively with politicians, the media and opinion leaders to present the industry’s side inpolicy debates.

www.frpo.org

THE LANDLORD AND TENANT BOARD

The Landlord and Tenant Board has been established to resolve disputes between landlords and tenants and provide information about the Residential Tenancy Act.

It provides information to landlords and tenants concerning their rights and obligations under the Act. Fees are set for applying to the Board. Requests can be made to review an order under certain conditions.

www.ltb.gov.on.ca

LANDLORD’S SELF-HELP CENTRE

Landlord’s Self-Help Centre is a non-profit community legal clinic serving Ontario’s small-scale landlords exclusively.

The Centre provides information, advice and referrals. Printed materials and outreach programs aimed at helping landlords better understand their rights and responsibilities are also provided.

This site offers information on a variety of topics related to residential rental relationships in Ontario and is geared toward the needs of small-scale landlords.

www.landlordselfhelp.com

CITY OF TORONTO

Toronto is a world class, exciting, cosmopolitan city with over three million people. People from all over the world have settled here. It is a very spread out city with many suburban areas. Toronto has something for every taste. Sports, music, theater, dance, art, shopping, events and a range of lifestyles to suit every family. Toronto has a beautiful waterfront which reaches across from west to east as well as hundreds of parks thereby providing additional ambience to this remarkable city.

www.toronto.ca

CANADIAN FEDERATION OF APARTMENT ASSOCIATIONS

The Canadian Federation of Apartment Associations is an umbrella group representing landlord and property management organizations across Canada. We now represent the owners and managers of 800,000 suites in Canada, represented through 15 organizations.

The CFAA/FCAPI was formed in 1995 to develop national responses for national issues facing our member organizations. No other organization in Canada represents the interests of owners and managers of residential rental property across the country.

www.cfaa-fcapi.org

BUILDING INDUSTRY AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION

With more than 1,300 members, BILD, formed through the merger of the Greater Toronto Home Builders’ Association and Urban Development Institute/Ontario is the voice of the residential land development, home building and professional renovation industry in the Greater Toronto Area. We are proudly affiliated with the Ontario and Canadian Home Builders’ Associations.

www.bildgta.ca

CANADA MORTGAGE & HOUSING CORPORATION

CMHC is Canada’s national housing agency.

Backed by 60 years of experience, we work with community organizations, the private sector, non-profit agencies and all levels of government to help create innovative solutions to today’s housing challenges, anticipate tomorrow’s needs, and improve the quality of life for all Canadians.

www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca

LANDLORD CONNECT

landlordconnect.ca offers a free vacancy listing and support for landlords who rent affordable market units and are interested in working with housing help services in Toronto.

View our six minute video “Together We Can End Homelessness” on our homepage.

www.landlordconnect.ca.

THE OFFICE OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY

The Office of Energy Efficiency (OEE), Canada’s centre of excellence for energy conservation, energy efficiency and alternative fuels information, is playing a dynamic leadership role in helping Canadians save millions of dollars in energy costs while contributing to a healthier environment.

oee.nrcan.gc.ca

GREENING BUILDINGS, STEP BY STEP

TowerWise is focused on improving the energy efficiency of residential high-rise buildings. If you are a high-rise resident, condominium owner, building manager, owner or builder, this site has the information you need to reduce costs and your building’s environmental impact. TowerWise is a project of the Toronto Atmospheric Fund.

www.towerwise.ca

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