Common Questions

How much can my rent increase by every year?
Landlords can raise rent once every 12 months by providing three months’ notice on an approved form. Each year, the amount a landlord can legally raise rent changes. For 2018, the allowable percentage is 4%.

Good starting points include:

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  • Tenant Info Line, by TRAC, provides information, referrals and help for tenants dealing with residential tenancy law matters.

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Last reviewed February 2018 by the Clicklaw Editors and TRAC

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