Moving day aftershocks

As expected, hundreds more people are now homeless after the end of their leases with nowhere new to go.

TVA tells about a woman evicted on the claim that the landlord’s mother wanted the apartment, but who suspects the landlord simply wanted her out to jack the rent for a new tenant. Banners have gone up on buildings with mass renovictions, but it’s not as if that kind of landlord can be shamed – for them, it’s an accolade.

La Presse did a balancing story by talking to landlords with bad tenants.

A new study shows that tenants don’t sleep as well as landlords.

One young man shot himself in the hand while allegedly trying to scare his landlord.