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Happy New Year!

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Happy New Year!

May all your endeavours be met with huge success and appreciation. We would like to wish our readers, colleagues and the entire RHB family, a Happy New Year!

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Winners: FRPO MAC awards

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Winners: FRPO MAC awards

Thank you to everyone who attended this event held on Thursday, December 1st at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  We are pleased to have set new attendance and submission records. The MAC Awards provide the opportunity for our industry to celebrate innovation, our commitment to quality and everything that goes into promoting the brand of rental housing. We are pleased to announce this year’s winners and offer our congratulations. Lifetime Achievement Recipient
 Ignat Kaneff, Kaneff...

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National Apartment Association Recognizes Yardi Founder

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National Apartment Association Recognizes Yardi Founder

Award acknowledges CEO Anant Yardi’s nearly 40 years of work supporting the apartment industry The National Apartment Association (NAA) honored Anant Yardi’s service to the apartment industry with a rare Lifetime Achievement Award. The accolade was presented to Mr. Yardi, Founder and President of Yardi Systems, at a luncheon in National Harbor, Maryland, on Nov. 11. NAA Chairman of the Board Marc Ross presented the award. “The Lifetime Achievement Award is NAA’s most prestigious honor. It is...

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Province Finally Rolls Out 28 Day Tenant Termination Forms

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Province Finally Rolls Out 28 Day Tenant Termination Forms

Story by: Joe Hoffer, Partner  |  Cohen Highley LLP Lawyers Attached is a link to the new forms which allow tenants to break their leases on 28 days’ notice because of fear of abuse.  Make sure your staff know what these forms are and what to do if they are given one.  Remember, the fines for a breach of the secrecy requirements are up to $100K plus civil liability if a tenant is further harmed as a result of the breach.  Here is a link to the forms Tenant’s Notice to End my...

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Energy into Action

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Energy into Action

With nine innovative sessions, a brand new Awards ceremony and a wide-range of exhibitors, this year’s Energy into Action is a “can’t miss” event. It’s the opportunity to hear from industry experts, attend sector-specific sessions, network with peers and exhibitors, and find out how incentives can help you upgrade and save. This conference is free to attend, but space is limited – reserve your spot today! When Wednesday, September 21, 2016 8:30 – 2:30 p.m. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. Where...

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Olympics on Social Media? Be careful!

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Olympics on Social Media? Be careful!

Story by: Sarah Rodrigues, The Skyline Group of Companies With the Olympics opening this past weekend, this seems like a great opportunity to engage with your residents online. Your company might be tempted to jump on social media to congratulate athletes, share Canadian pride, or hold an Olympic-themed contest. These are just some of the things that are completely off-limits to non-sponsor brands during the Olympics, since the International Olympic Committee (IOC) updated its guidelines this...

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FRPO Open House

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FRPO Open House

Do you want to learn more about FRPO and how we can help you? Please join us at our Open House on July 20th for an evening of networking, appetizers and a free Government Relations seminar presented by FRPO President; Scott Andison.  This event is open to all FRPO members as well as potential members. This is the perfect opportunity to meet the FRPO staff as well as find out ways that FRPO can assist you through our various member benefit programs and services. All attendees will be entered...

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

FRPO – Residential Tenancies Act Seminars April 6 – 28, 8am – 12 noon Various Cities The Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) will host its spring Residential Tenancies Act Seminars in April 2016. The half-day seminars will cover various aspects of the RTA, including dispute resolution, housing new Canadians and real-life cases. For more details, please visit: www.frpo.org/events   LPMA – Trade Show April 12, 6 – 8pm London – Greek Hellenic Centre The London...

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

  LPMA– Member’s Dinner and General Meeting – March 8,5:30 – 8:30pm London – Lamplighter Inn The London Property Management Association (LPMA) will host its members’ dinner and general meeting on March 8 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. The dinner sign-in and networking portion of the evening will take place from 5:30 to 6:00 pm. Dinner will commence at 6:00 pm, and from 6:45 to 7:00 pm the general meeting sign-in and networking will occur, with the general meeting to follow. For more...

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

  FRPO & GTAA – CMHC Rental Market Survey Breakfast February 2, 8:00 – 10:45am Toronto – Old Mill Inn & Spa Join us at this FRPO/GTAA event as CMHC provides the results of the 2016 Rental Market survey. CMHC will be sharing some key findings from the survey for the Greater Toronto Area.  Trends in other major Ontario centres will also be discussed.  The presentation will conclude with an outlook of where rental markets are headed in 2017 as well as an interactive panel...

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