Industry News

Latest Tenancy Statutes Amendments Act, tabled in the Legislature, on April 12th, 2018:

Bill 12 – 2018: Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2018


BC Rent Control Limit for 2018 is 4%.



Current information and tips about the BC residential rental industry.  

Al Kemp's regular monthly publications are available to members only.

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.

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Almanac #56

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!"

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