Can I agree to a rent increase above the guideline?
Question & AnswerCan I agree to a rent increase above the guideline?
1. Figure out which type of agreement it is
Check if you will get something that is on this list if you agree to the rent increase:
- cable television
- satellite television
- air conditioner
- extra electricity for an air conditioner
- extra electricity for a washer or dryer in the rental unit
- blockheater plug-ins
- lockers or other storage space
- water or sewage services, excluding capital work
- floor space
- property taxes for a site for a mobile home or a
- parking space
All these items, except parking space, are on a list that the government can change any time.