A students Guide to Renting Part 2
Updated: Jan 22, 2020
There are many myths about paying rent in Montreal that even local will repeat to you as if it were fact. This sort of confusion is not uncommon. Most people never have any serious problems with their apartments and as a result don’t know what their rights and responsibilities really are.
Most importantly, if you ever have a serious problem with a landlord that can not be worked out civilly, for whatever reason, you can contact the Regie du Logement de Quebec. The Regie is the government agency regulating housing for the Province of Quebec and can arbitrate any serious problem you may have.