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Ontario makes consumer protection proposal but leaves more to be desired
Posted on Oct. 19, 2017

In the draft, however, there is no mention of amendments to the level of deposit protection—a matter that is of great importance to consumers.

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Grenfell Tower tragedy prompts increased fire inspection transparency in Toronto
Posted on Oct. 18, 2017

According to The Torontoist, a long-standing rule of making fire inspection reports available to landlords but not tenants in Ontario's capital is set to change.

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Canada tightens up mortgage regulations again
Posted on Oct. 17, 2017

This morning, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) announced one final tweak to the revisions that have been made over that past year.

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Calgary's office vacancy glut drops for first time in ages
Posted on Oct. 16, 2017

One lasting consequence of the economic downturn in Alberta may finally be starting to resolve itself.

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Toronto places fourth in safe cities ranking
Posted on Oct. 12, 2017

Maintaining safety in a populous, internationally-recognized city is difficult to do, but it appears Toronto is doing a pretty good job of it compared to the competition.

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