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Webinar: May Rent Collections, Tenant Relations and Staffing Issues

2020-05-08T10:46:24-04:00

Webinar: May Rent Collections, Tenant Relations and Staffing Issues The face-to-face version of CFAA-RHC 2020 was cancelled due to COVID-19, but CFAA still plans to bring you our education sessions and wonderful speakers. However, this will be done by webinar. The first webinar, May Rent Collections, Tenant Relations and Staffing Issues, takes place on Thursday, May 14 from 11:00am to 12:00pm EDT. REGISTER TODAY Direct Members of CFAA and Affiliate Members (landlord members of CFAA member associations) can attend for free. Non-members may register and attend for $45+HST. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. The following speakers, whose companies operate in all 10 provinces, [...]

Webinar: May Rent Collections, Tenant Relations and Staffing Issues2020-05-08T10:46:24-04:00

Commercial Rent Assistance open to some mixed-use buildings

2020-07-09T14:56:23-04:00

The information stated here is believed to be accurate at May 4, 2020. The program details may change at any time. Readers should check for updates, and obtain advice from their professional advisors about their particular situations. Commercial Rent Assistance open to some mixed-use buildings The federal government has created the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance program (CECRA) to help small businesses and commercial landlords. The government has reached an agreement in principle with all provinces and territories to implement the program. CECRA will be of interest to landlords with commercial properties, or with properties with a commercial component. [...]

Commercial Rent Assistance open to some mixed-use buildings2020-07-09T14:56:23-04:00

CFAA Awards Applications due on Monday

2020-05-01T11:18:15-04:00

CFAA Awards Applications due on Monday The CFAA Rental Housing Awards Program is accepting applications until Monday, May 4 at midnight.  If you are interested in applying, but don't expect to be able to meet the deadline, due to COVID-19 related issues (employee illness, no access to materials due to the office being closed, etc), please reach out to us ASAP, so we can help accommodate you as best we can. For more information about the Rental Housing Awards Program, click the link below. Rental Housing Awards Program To apply, click on one of the links below: Rental Housing Provider of [...]

CFAA Awards Applications due on Monday2020-05-01T11:18:15-04:00

The latest issue of RHB Magazine is out now!

2020-05-01T11:12:39-04:00

The latest issue of RHB Magazine is out now! This month's issue of RHB Magazine focuses on problems, solutions and advice related to the COVID-19 crisis. In addition to CFAA's National Outlook, check out articles about how to manage COVID-19 at your rental property, statements on how various large landlords are handling the crisis, and learn about marketing automation from Yardi Canada. As well, read the Rental Associaton Voice for updates and information from the Eastern Ontario Landlord Organization (EOLO), Hamilton District Apartment Association (HDAA), London Property Management Association (LPMA) and Waterloo Regional Apartment Management Association (WRAMA). Physical copies will [...]

The latest issue of RHB Magazine is out now!2020-05-01T11:12:39-04:00

CFAA Awards Applications due in 2 weeks!

2020-04-21T13:19:57-04:00

CFAA Awards Applications due in 2 weeks! The CFAA Rental Housing Awards Program is accepting applications! The deadline for applications is Monday, May 4 at midnight. If you are interested in applying, but don't expect to be able to meet the deadline, due to COVID-19 related issues (employee illness, no access to materials due to the office being closed, etc), please reach out to us ASAP, so we can help accommodate you as best we can. We strongly encourage companies to nominate any employee, company or marketing plan that has demonstrated excellence during the COVID-19 crisis. The crisis may not [...]

CFAA Awards Applications due in 2 weeks!2020-04-21T13:19:57-04:00

Financial Help for Landlords and Tenants

2020-07-09T14:55:24-04:00

The information stated here is believed to be accurate at April 17, 2020. The program details may change at any time. Readers should check for updates, and obtain advice from their professional advisors about their particular situations. Financial Help for Landlords and Tenants In the month up to April 15, the federal government received six million requests for financial help from Canadians who have lost all of their employment or self-employment income due to COVID-19, and in particular the business shut downs imposed to delay the spread of the virus. Until April 5, Canadians could really only apply for Employment Insurance (EI), and [...]

Financial Help for Landlords and Tenants2020-07-09T14:55:24-04:00

Help for your tenants to pay their rents

2020-07-09T14:54:18-04:00

Help for your tenants to pay their rents The information stated here is believed to be accurate at April 7, 2020. The program details may change at any time. Readers should check for updates, and obtain advice from their professional advisors about their particular situations. The federal government introduced the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) on March 25, 2020. The CERB is to be managed by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). It will take the form of a payment of $500 per week to workers who have lost income because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The amount is taxable, [...]

Help for your tenants to pay their rents2020-07-09T14:54:18-04:00

Rental management businesses now more limited in Ontario

2020-04-03T19:03:45-04:00

Rental management businesses now more limited in Ontario On April 3, the Ontario Government has reduced the businesses which are deemed to be essential and which can therefore stay open. Non-essential businesses need to close by midnight on Saturday, April 4. The aspects of maintenance, repair and property management which are essential are those strictly necessary to manage and maintain the safety, security and essential operation of residential properties and buildings. Therefore, rental management businesses are legally allowed to continue their operations and keep their offices open for those purposes. Note: CFAA will continue to serve our members remotely through email and telephone. [...]

Rental management businesses now more limited in Ontario2020-04-03T19:03:45-04:00

CFAA Awards Program eligibility has been extended!

2020-03-30T15:20:26-04:00

CFAA Awards Program eligibility has been extended In addition to the extension of the CFAA Awards program application deadline to May 4, 2020, CFAA has decided to extend the eligibility period for ALL AWARDS. The eligibility period will be extended to include April 2020, making the new eligibility period September 2018 to April 2020. This will allow for some COVID-19 related nominations to be accepted this year, rather than waiting for 2021. For more details about the deadline extension, please click here. To access more information about the Awards Program, please click here. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free [...]

CFAA Awards Program eligibility has been extended!2020-03-30T15:20:26-04:00

CFAA Awards Program is still on!

2020-03-30T15:20:36-04:00

CFAA Awards Program is still on As the CFAA Awards Program is conducted completely online, it will continue for 2020, despite COVID-19 concerns. However, we understand that many people are working from home, and may not have access to all the files they need to complete their applications. As a result, we are extending the deadline for applications to Monday, May 4. Additionally, as a precautionary measure due to COVID-19, this year's Rental Housing Awards WILL NOT include an Awards Dinner. Winners will still be acknowledged on CFAA's communications, website and Twitter, and will still receive a trophy. We are looking into ways to do a [...]

CFAA Awards Program is still on!2020-03-30T15:20:36-04:00