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Join CMHC housing industry professionals at CMHC`s Annual Housing Outlook Conferences. Hear experts present their insights on key trends impacting housing demand and supply in the new home, rental, and resale housing markets. For more details, visit the CMHC Conferences & Events web page. LPMA – Property Management 101 Seminars November 20 – Maintaining Your Cash Flow The London Property Management Association is hosting a dinner seminar designed for small landlords, investors and managers of rental property. Whether you are new to the business or long tenured, this seminar is for you. Participants will receive a binder with valuable course material for future reference. Speakers – Chris Surowiak (Paralegal-CMS Legal Services), Shannon Kiekens (Paralegal-Cohen Highley LLP) and Emma Sims (Paralegal-Cohen Highley LLP) will discuss Lease Enforcement, Problem Tenants, Rent Arrears and Damages. To register or for more information, visit the LPMA website at www.lpma.ca. BCAOMA – Best Practices for Landlords 101 November 20 The British Columbia Apartment Owners & Managers Association is offering a seminar that will show you how professionals screen tenants and how to have a successful tenancy. Topics include establishing tenant criteria, completing the tenancy agreement and rules and regulations during tenancy. For more information on this in-person seminar visit the BCAOMA website at www.bcaoma.com.

BCAOMA Best Practices for Landlords Seminar September 18 and November 20 Vancouver, British Columbia The British Columbia Apartment Owners & Managers Association is offering a seminar that will show you how professionals screen tenants and how to have a successful tenancy. Topics include establishing tenant criteria, completing the tenancy agreement and rules and regulations during tenancy. For more information on this in-person seminar please visit the BCAOMA website at www.bcaoma.com or e-mail questions@bcaoma.com. PPMA – General Membership Meeting November 21 The Professional Property Managers’ Association (of Manitoba) (PPMA) hosts General Membership Meetings on the third Wednesday of the month. The November meeting is sponsored by Midland Appliance World and will take place at the Masonic Memorial Temple. For more information, visit the PPMA website at www.ppmamanitoba.com. ROMS BC – Provincial Rental Housing Conference & AGM November 22 and November 23 Victoria, BC – Bear Mountain Spa and Resort The Rental Owners and Managers Society of BC is hosting a two day conference, at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa on November 22 and 23. The conference features two streams of education for landlords of any size of portfolio to choose from, highlighting knowledgeable ROMS BC Associate members and guest presenters. The conference will also feature an industry trades exhibition, as well as a networking dinner with guest speaker Carol Frktich, CMHC’s BC Regional Economist. To register, contact ROMS BC at 1.888.330.6707 or info@romsbc.com. (To see the full workshop lineup, go to www.romsbc.com/prhc.php.) PM Expo 2012 Canada’s largest property management exposition and conference November 28-30 The 24th edition of PM Expo will offer more exhibits, special features, speakers, and networking opportunities than ever before. The Show will

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those opposed to the proposed licensing in Hamilton to attend the Planning Committee meeting to voice their opinion. To see the report or for more details visit the HDAA website at http://www.hamiltonapartmentassociation.ca.

FRPO – 2012 MAC Awards Gala November 29

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The Federation of Rental-Housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) is hosting the 2012 Marketing, Achievement and Construction (MAC) Awards Gala on Thursday, November 29, at the The Metro Toronto Convention Center. Over 800 industry colleagues will be in attendanace to recognize excellence in the rental industry. The special guest speaker this year will be Mr. David Suzuki. For more details, visit the FRPO website at www.frpo.org.

The end of the tenancy can be a complex situation for both the landlords and the tenants. In this seminar we teach you the requirements under the Residential Tenancy Act and how to perform a successful vacate for your tenant including strategies for eviction. Topics include how tenancies end, giving notice to end tenancy, how move outs should happen, frustrated tenancies, serving notices, eviction process, over holding tenants, orders for possession, abandonment of property, move-out inspections, and dispute resolution. For more information on this in-person seminar visit the BCAOMA website at www.bcaoma.com.

ROMS BC - Tenant Selection Workshop November 29 - 9:00 – 1:00 Selecting good tenants is easy - if they really are! How do you identify the ones who would have you believe they are the best you could ever hope for, and which ones actually are? What questions can you ask - and not ask tenancy applicants? Learn the four steps in tenant selection that guarantee you will make the best decision. To register visit the ROMS BC website at www.romsbc.com.

PPMA – Holiday Luncheon December 19

BCAOMA - Open House December 5

CFAA – 2013 Rental Housing Conference June 11-13, 2013

Drop by the BCAOMA office on December 5, from 2:00-5:00 pm for a cup of cheer! Meet BCAOMA Directors, Executive Director and Staff. Visit the BCAOMA website at www.bcaoma.com for details.

In 2013, CFAA will hold its Rental Housing Conference in Toronto on June 11, 12 and 13. The Building Innovations Bus Tour will open the conference during the afternoon of June 11. June 12 will feature investment topics and an evening social event, while facilities management topics will be addressed on June 13. Delegates can attend either day or both days, with or without the building tour or the evening social event. CFAA looks forward to hearing Benjamin Tal’s latest economic update. As they become available details will be added to the CFAA website at www.cfaa-fcapi.org. Conference registration will open in February 2013.

HDAA - City of Hamilton Planning Committee December 11 - 1:00 pm The HDAA is gathering its forces to battle the City’s proposed licensing of Rental Properties in Hamilton. They have released a report, which is available on the HDAA website, outlining their opposition to licensing with alternate solutions to help solve the rental issues in Hamilton. HDAA is encouraging

The Professional Property Managers’ Association (of Manitoba) (PPMA) is hosting the annual Holiday Luncheon on December 19 at 12 noon. Location is to be determined. For more information, visit the PPMA website at www. ppmamanitoba.com.

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