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(986) Canadian rent squeeze

renter issues
Journalist Frances Bula starts a summer-long Globe and Mail series on renter’s issues.  In terms of cost alone renting has become a horror show for many Canadians.  This could be such a rich topic for media outlets of almost any size and format.  I mean, we are talking about a form of second-class citizenship in one of the richest countries in the world.

No Vacancy: high rents and low vacancy are squeezing renters in Canada’s largest cities

Will the housing crisis finally make someone pay attention to renter issues?

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