Here’s what’s available to help Ontario renters through COVID-19 (CBC News)
From the CBC – In Toronto, a city where 47 per cent of people rent, many are wondering what to do when April 1 arrives and their rent is due.
On Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced $82 billion in aid for families and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Homeowners were given the option to defer their mortgages for up to six months.
But because they don’t pay a few large corporations in the same way homeowners pay a few banks, renters don’t have a similar option.