The Ontario Government introduced the Helping Tenants and Small Business Act that would, if passed freeze rent in 2021 for most residential units.

The Act also proposes to change the Commercial Tenancies Act to extend the temporary ban on evictions for commercial tenants.

Read the full press release here:

https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/58396/ontario-introduces-legislation-to-freeze-residential-rent-in-2021