Research and Insights

Out of Control: Ontario’s acute rental housing crisis – Lessons from Hamilton and Quebec City

May 25, 2018 | All Publication, Community Data, Housing and Homelessness

Tags: Census | Housing

Out of Control examines differences between Hamilton and Quebec City’s rental markets. It finds that Quebec has both stronger tenant protection policies and greater supply of new rental housing. These both help to create a more affordable housing market than in Ontario.

Available in PDF version, or full interactive online infographic version

Funded by: City of Hamilton Enrichment Fund and United Way Halton & Hamilton

Partners: Hamilton Roundtable for Poverty Reduction and the Hamilton Community Legal Clinic