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Jan 25, 2017
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Cook Street
Due to the recent eviction notices posted by Headwater Projects your M.L.A. Rob Fleming and TAPS will be hosting a community meeting with the tenants of 2626 Cook Street to answer any legal questions, discuss potential options and allow tenants to explore ideas about organizing a group.
Tenants of Cook Street apartment facing “renovictions” By Ty Hooper -
Victoria, BC. January 25, 2017
    eviction notice
For Immediate Release: Mass Evictions in Victoria Highlight Need For Strong “Renovictions” Legislation.
Notice of Public Hearing Location: Fernwood Community Center (1240 Gladstone) Date: Friday, January 27th Time: 6:15 - 8:00 2017
January 24th, 2017
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A great guide about what you can do about renovictions. Thanks to littlewoo.org for Renoviction 101: Options for Tenants by little woo.
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July 7, 2015
JANUARY 28, 2017 06:01 AM View Royal tenants fear paradise lost as site owner applies for rezoning Carla Wilson / Times Colonist http://www.timescolonist.com/business/view-royal-tenants-fear-paradise-lost-as-site-owner- applies-for-rezoning-1.9280018 January 25, 2017 · 5:05 PM More residents fall victim to 'renovictions' By PAMELA ROTH http://www.vicnews.com/news/411818356.html January 25, 2017 10:22AM PST The Canadian Press - CTV News - Andrew Johnsnn Published Wednesday, Renovictions: Tenants issued eviction notices at Victoria apartment building http://vancouverisland.ctvnews.ca/renovictions-tenants-issued-eviction-notices-at-victoria- apartment-building-1.3256586 January 25, 2017 Victoria Buzz Tenants of Cook Street apartment facing “renovictions” by Ty Hooper http://victoriabuzz.com/2017/01/tenants-cook-street-apartment-facing-renovictions/ JANUARY 24, 2017 03:19 PM Times Colonist - Katie DeRosa January 24, 2017 http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/cook-street-apartment-tenants-face-renovictions- 1.8717852 January 24, 2017 Image capture: Me walking out the Nona Lee front door. Housing advocates call for change after Victoria’s latest “renoviction” notice Posted By: Calvin Toon:  CHEK News, Top Stories http://www.cheknews.ca/housing-advocates-call-change-victorias-latest-renoviction-notice- 261627/ JANUARY 6, 2017 06:00 AM Christie Point Redevelopment Plan $200 million rental housing plan pitched for View Royal Carla Wilson / Times Colonist http://www.timescolonist.com/business/200-million-rental-housing-plan-pitched-for-view- royal-1.6418140 NOVEMBER 24, 2016 Eviction notices rescinded at former Traveller’s Inn in Victoria Sarah Petrescu — Times Colonist http://www.westender.com/eat-drink/dining-out/eviction-notices-rescinded-at-former- traveller-s-inn-in-victoria-1.3177353 November 11, 2016 6:40PM PST CTV Vancouver Island Residents fear environmental, social impacts of Christie Point redevelopment Controversial development under fire A Toronto-based developer has plans to expand Christie Point from 161 to 520 rental units - and residents fear they’ll be pushed out. http://vancouverisland.ctvnews.ca/residents-fear-environmental-social-impacts-of-christie- point-redevelopment-1.3157593 Oct 19 2016 One Simple Idea to Stop ‘Renovictions’ Let the original tenants come home — at their old rent. By Christopher Pollon  | TheTyee.ca https://thetyee.ca/News/2016/10/19/Simple-Idea-Stop-Renovictions/ May 9, 2016 B.C. New Democrats take action to protect renters from renovictions http://bcndpcaucus.ca/news/b-c-new-democrats-take-action-protect-renters-renovictions/ March 18, 2016 posted By: April Lawrenceon: Renoviction’ reversal means tenants can stay in James Bay apartments http://www.cheknews.ca/renoviction-reversal-means-tenants-can-stay-in-james-bay- apartments-154134/ March 07, 2016 Residents moved from Fairfield apartment block - Mike Kozakowski http://victoria.citified.ca/news/residents-renovicted-from-fairfield-apartment-block/ Jan 22, 2016 3:13 PM PT CBC News 'Renoviction' fears spark special meeting after a handful of tenants receive eviction notices Eviction notices handed out to at least 5 tenants has older renters afraid, demanding answers http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/renoviction-fears-spark-special-meeting- after-a-handful-of-tenants-receive-eviction-notices-1.3415325 Jan 07, 2016 CHEK - Victoria tenants in a number of James Bay rental buildings are worried they may be facing “renovictions” http://www.cheknews.ca/128526-128526/ Sun May 7, 2011 Renters rally to protect rights against unfair evictions By Kelly Sinoski, Vancouver https://rentersatrisk.wordpress.com/tag/renoviction/
from the past year in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Updated February 2, 2017
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Victoria rental rates to rise in 2017 Apartment rental rates are expected to push upwards in 2017 as the region tries to overcome a housing supply-and-demand quagmire.
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