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If you're a Landlord in British Columbia and you are not already aware of the Changes in the BC Landlord and Tenant Act then you need to read on!

These changes affect Fixed Term Tenancies and Rent Increases.


If you're thinking of Buying or Selling Real Estate in BC, it may affect your ability to give or receive vacant possession, so it's important to be informed.

What's Affected? 

1. Amendments that limit the use of a vacate clauses in fixed-term tenancy agreements 
2. Limits to rent increases between agreements with the same tenant 

This affects new and existing fixed-term tenancy agreements & limits rent increases between fixed-term tenancy agreements with the same tenant, 

Landlords will no longer be able to include a “vacate” clause in a fixed-term tenancy agreement except in certain circumstances.  


Unless the landlord and tenant agree to another fixed term, the tenancy will automatically continue as a month-to-month tenancy under...

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