Increasing a tenant’s rent that has fallen below market: a guide for landlords

DLG Residential Tenancy

Rent increases for tenants of residential property in British Columbia are controlled by the British Columbia Residential Tenancy Act. A landlord is permitted to increase his or her tenant’s rent every 12 months, and must give the tenant at least three months’ notice of the increase. Each year, however, a landlord is only permitted to increase his or her tenant’s …