Rent increases 2016
- For residential tenancies, the standard allowable rent increase for 2016 is 2.9%
- For manufactured home park tenancies, the standard allowable rent increase for 2016 is 2.9% plus a proportional amount for the change in local government levies and regulated utility fees
Outlines the maximum allowable rent increases for the past few years:
Do you know if a landlord did not issue a rent increase in the previous year, or issued a rent increase that was less than the amount allowed by law, they cannot later apply a rent increase to catch up?
From BC GOV.