BC Rent Bank

BC Rent Bank

The BC Rent Bank is available to tenants that may have unanticipated short-term financial challenges and cannot pay their rent or utilities. The bank provides housing stability and acts as homelessness prevention. The interest-free Rent Bank loans can be used for:...
2022 Rent Increase Information

2022 Rent Increase Information

Announced in September, the provincially mandated rent increase freeze will expire January 1, 2022. The Residential Tenancy Branch announced the 2022 maximum rent increase as 1.5%. This amount is based on inflation. To ensure the rent increase is valid landlords must...
Email as a Method of Service

Email as a Method of Service

The professional organization we are associated with, LandlordBC, has long advocated that both landlords and tenants should be allowed to use email as a method of service for serving documents such as 2 Month Notice to End Tenancies, Eviction Notices and Rental...