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The rental market in 2021 saw some big changes in renter habits. See the key insights rounded up by SingleKey’s experts from this past year.

Make the most out of your rentals this year! Stay up to date with Quebec’s 2022 Rent Increase guidelines, summarized for you below.

Do you own a rental property in Manitoba? Familiarize yourself with the province’s new 2022 Rent Increase guidelines. Below, you’ll find all the key points and changes. What’s New for 2022 The Residential Tenancies Branch implemented a two-year rent freeze on all residential units, preventing landlords from increasing rent in 2022 and 2023 to offset the costs of inflation. Rent for residential units remains at 2021 levels.

Wondering how much more rent you can collect this year? Learn everything you need to know about Saskatchewan’s 2022 Rent Increase guidelines.

Find out the right and proper ways to adjust your tenant’s rent this year. Below, SingleKey’s experts summarize everything you need to know about Alberta’s 2022 Rent Increase guidelines.

Not sure where to begin to discuss rent increase with your tenant this year? Keep scrolling for all the information you need on British Columbia’s new 2022 Rent Increase guidelines.

Rental Report December 2021

For the month of December 2021, the average cost to rent Canadian properties was $1,804 per month and a monthly decrease of 0.41%. Median rents were $ 1,700 per month in December, with no significant monthly increase or decrease.

You may have noticed that when you run your tenant report on SingleKey, the score turns out a bit different than what you’ve previously received. Don’t worry - this is totally normal, and we’re going to break it down for you.

On a recent podcast episode of Sync or Swim, Nicolina Savelli of Rentsync spoke to SingleKey’s Founder and CEO, Viler Lika, about how the brand started, where it’s going, and what the current rental market looks like.

Ontario Rent Increase 2021-2022

Are you expecting your tenants to stick around a little longer? Wondering what the rules are for rent increases? We've pulled together the information you need to discuss rental increases in Ontario with your tenant!

Inn From The Cold Charity Highlight

SingleKey is partnering with Inn From The Cold this holiday to give housing to those who need it. Read on to learn more about the important work they do.

Holiday Cards for Landlords and Tenants SingleKey

Thank your tenants and community for their support throughout 2021! SingleKey is offering some contact-free ways to safely spread cheer this year.

Rent Collection Process N2 Form

How to collect from a tenant for property damage? The Residential Tenancies Act 2006 (RTA) outlines that certain landlord and tenant disputes

Rental Report November 2021

SingleKey November 2021 Rental Report For the month of November 2021, the average cost to rent Canadian properties was $1,817 per month

Rental Report October 2021

SingleKey October 2021 Rental Report For the month of October, 2021, the average cost to rent Canadian properties was $1,973 per month

Online rent collection

Make online rent collection easy with our quick guide for landlords. Find out the benefits of online collection, which services to use, and more.

Rental Report September 2021

SingleKey September 2021 Rental Report For the month of September, 2021, the average cost to rent Canadian properties was $1,728 per month

Rental Report August 2021

SingleKey August 2021 Rental Report For the month of August, 2021, the average cost to rent Canadian properties was $1,700 per month

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