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If you are a homeowner and thinking about renting out a spare room in your home you should become familiar with the laws that relate to this type of living arrangement.
December 2013


As a landlord and owner of a condominium unit, you must be familiar with your responsibilities under both the Residential Tenancies Act and the Condominium Property Act.
September 2015

This booklet outllines what you and your landlord can do in terms of pets and animals, what you can do if you have a dispute with a condominium board, and where to go if you need further help or information.
December 2013


Five tips on how to be a responsible pet owner while renting.
December 2012

The right of a disabled or blind person to use a service or guide dog is protected by the Alberta Human Rights Act. Landlords have the duty to accommodate disabled persons with a qualified service or guide dog.
NEW April 2018

A reverse mortgage is a loan that allows homeowners to turn a portion of their home's equity into cash without having to sell their home. If you are thinking about entering into a reverse mortgage, there are some things that you should think about first.
September 2010


If you are renting a property with roommates, you may be able to avoid common problems by having a Roommate Agreement. This is meant only to be a guide to assist you in developing your own rental agreement, and may include terms that do not apply to your renting situation.
February 2011

Issues of safety and security are a major concern for both landlords and tenants. If you are a landlord, you need to be aware of options that you have for dealing with safety, including locks and secruity devices, repairs and crime.
March 2012

Issues of safety and security are a major concern for both landlords and tenants. If you are a tenant, you should be aware of the options that you have under Alberta's Residential Tenancies Act for dealing with the safety and security of your rental unit.
March 2012

Shared accommodation is when you live with your landlord or a roommate.This booklet outlines what your legal rights and responsibilities are in this type of living situation.
June 2016

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