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Tips for Renters

The Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is the authority providing policy, research, advice, and support on all housing-related concerns in Canada.

The links below provide some of the things it recommends for renters.


Tip 1: understand the "for rent" advertisements. Click here for the most common terms and abreviations being used in classified ads.

Tip 2: if you have a large family, click here for tips to find and rent a home.

Tip 3: check out the home or apartment you would like to rent. Click here to see what you must see in it.

Tip 4: read the lease contract carefully before signing. Click here to see what you should find in a lease contract.

Tip 5: visit New Journey Housing if you need help!