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BC Rent Control Limit for 2018 is 4%.
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Residential Tenancy Act Amendments - Legislation Update - December 2017
Bill 16 was introduced by Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Selina Robinson and given First Reading October 27th. It received 3rd reading and became law November 8th. For a piece of legislation to be introduced and passed in two weeks, this was lightning speed!
The Bill has now received Royal Assent by the Lieutenant Governor; however, only some of its provisions have been proclaimed.
A senior government person I met with recently, in answer to my question, "How are dealing with the onslaught of legislation?," replied, "It's like trying to drink from a fire hose!"