Entries Tagged as 'Weird Landlord News'

2016 GTFO Happy New Year 2017

January 1st, 2017 · 1 Comment · Weird Landlord News

After a messed up year of my sister getting cancer and the tumor going away (not a cure she’s still dying!) and Edina’s (My super duper partner in crime at Landlord Rescue) grandfather getting sick and passing away, I’m ready for a new year. Seriously I had high hopes for 2016, and it let me […]

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Whut? Is Affordable housing in Toronto finally?

October 1st, 2016 · 4 Comments · Tenant Resources, Weird Landlord News

So earlier today I read this article about roommates with benefits where landlords or roommates offer free rent in exchange for lodging. I decided to do my own Toronto based investigative reporting on the subject. As it turns out the scumlord business isĀ  alive and well. Scumlords seem to be disobeying OHRT guidelines as I […]

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Mayor Ford – Crackhead Edition

November 2nd, 2013 · 1 Comment · Weird Landlord News

Rob Ford, I actually feel sorry for the guy. He’s lied his last lie I think. Crackhead is just not a good image for a politician. I do have to admit, that I was more ashamed of his not going to the Gay Pride Parade than I am of him smoking crack, getting drunk and […]

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Would You Rent To An “Embassy”?

September 25th, 2013 · 6 Comments · Weird Landlord News

A friend of the blog sent me this crazy story about another tenant who has declared himself “free of the laws of Canada”. He declared his residence an embassy and so not subject to the laws of Canada. This current landlady should consider herself lucky because he threw his last landlord down the steps and […]

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I Won My Business Name – Trademark Victory

June 8th, 2013 · 8 Comments · Landlord Rescue Trademark, REIN, Weird Landlord News

  For those of you who have been reading this blog long enough to understand what this is and how long and how hard it has been to get here, I salute you for your patience. To Jared Hope, Patrick Francey and the rest of the crew responsible, you waste space that decent people could […]

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