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Here's what's available to help Ontario renters through COVID-19 (CBC News)

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.

Read more at: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/renters-covid19-coronavirus-mortgage-virus-1.5505144