residential tenancies exam

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prof annes residential tenancies act exam

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what does the RTA regulate? to balance the rights and responsibilities of residential landlords and tenants
what is exempt from the residential tenancies act? certain types of tenancies (employee rentals) landlord applications after tenant moves claims over $25,000.00
Prohibited grounds of discrimination under HR code colour, ethnic origin, ancestry, place of origin, citizenship, number of children, and creed (religion)
Tenancy agreements (types of, and explain them) written: leases oral: a conversation (should get in writing ASAP) Implied: transfer from one tenant to another Licenses: ex.a room in a boarding home
Essential elements required on a lease term of rental, address, use of rental, rent amount,
How the authority of a landlord binds the tenant to a tenancy agreement? .....?
The landlord’s obligations (maintenance obligations) - in good state of repair - in compliance with health and safety standards
Landlords prohibited conduct (illegal entry) a landlord may only enter a unit if there is an emergency or if the tenant has consented to the entry
what are illegal charges by a landlord? a fee, premium, commission, or bonus
when to use a tenant application for rebate? T1 Use when landlord collected money from you that they should not have collected or failed to pay you money they owe you
when to use an application about tenant rights? T2 use when they have particular problems with their landlord
when to use an application for rent reduction? T3 reduced a service or has stopped providing it (it was discontinued), taxes and charges decreased.
when to use a Tenant Application – Landlord did not Comply with an Agreement to Increase Rent Above the Guideline T4 requires major repairs or renovations • buy new equipment for the rental unit, or • add a new service to your tenancy.
when to use a Tenant Application – Landlord Gave a Notice of Termination in Bad Faith T5 use when the landlord gives you an N12 (unit needed for family) or N13 (demolish or convert) and was lying
when to use Tenant Application about Maintenance T6 has not repaired or maintained the rental or has not complied with health, safety, housing or maintenance
when to use Tenant Application about Suite Meters T7 failure to follow regulations on utility costs and payments
what are the 3 applications for tenants? 1. A1: Application about Whether the Act Applies 2. A2: Application about a Sublet or an Assignment 3. A4: Application to Vary the Amount of a Rent Reduction
what is a landlords defence to T2 or T6 ...
what are remedies that the board rewards to tenants? rent rebates, stop doing certain behavior, fix problems, any other available remedy
when to use Application to evict a tenant for non-payment of rent and to collect rent the tenant owes A1 end the tenancy and evict the tenant and collect the money the tenant owes you up to the date they move
when to use Application to End a Tenancy and Evict a Tenant L2 - you gave the tenant a Notice to End your Tenancy for any reason, except non-payment of rent (Form N4), - the tenant abandoned the rental unit, - the tenant occupies the superintendent’s unit and employment ended more than 7 days ago.
when to use Application to End a Tenancy – Tenant Gave Notice or Agreed to Terminate the Tenancy L3 - tenant gave Notice to End the Tenancy (Form N9) or -you and the tenant agreed to end tenancy.
when to use Application to End a Tenancy – Tenant Failed to Meet Conditions of a Settlement or Order L4 tenant has not met the conditions in a mediated settlement or order, and the mediated settlement or order allows you to file this application.
when to use Application for an Above Guideline Increase L5 -taxes and charges increased by an “extraordinary” amount, - utility costs increased by an“extraordinary” amount
assignment vs sublet An assignment happens when a tenant permanently leaves Subletting, on the other hand, can be a temporary arrangement.
Brief overview of applications or agreements regarding rent reduction, stick with legislative provisions. the landlord shall reduce the rent if: - the cost of utilities drops - no longer provides a service
define prejudice inability or reduced ability to deal with a situation because of an act or omission
define family use the owners or purchasers spouse, child, caregiver or parent that requires the unit
define right to first refusal the right to be allowed to rent before the renovated unit is offered to other prospective tenants
define severance a consent under the planning act to the division of land into two or more seperate pieces of land
define public housing rental housing provided by a government body
define rent geared to income the calculation of rent based on a tenants income
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