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Peter Biesterfeld

“The shelter crisis is making our women sick, exhausted and at risk of violence and premature death, and this must end.” Read more

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A new report says that the number of Toronto homes being rented on the online service has doubled since 2016 Read more

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As Canada implements a National Housing Strategy, post-secondary schools are creating more room for Indigenous design thinking Read more

Education

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Samuel Engelking

Renovations are the latest tactic landlords are using to illegally evict people renting Toronto apartments. Here's how some tenants fought back – and won. Read more

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Peter Biesterfeld

The mayor's "just right" financial blueprint for 2018 is not so magical for those forced to navigate the growing humanitarian crisis in Toronto's overcrowded shelter system Read more

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These condos and rental apartments are poised to transform the four-kilometre stretch between Jane and Dufferin Read more

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Stories of sexual assault are an all-to-familiar reality for homeless women resorting to sleeping in unsafe spaces because of overcrowding in the shelter system Read more

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Parkdale rent strike

Michael Y.C. Tseng

Tenants of 1251 King West are protesting against their landlord, Nuspor Investments Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The shortage of space in Toronto’s shelter system has taken a dangerous turn, and as conditions deteriorate activists say they’re left with no option but to escalate the struggle Read more

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Peter Biesterfeld

Activists say mayor’s plan to place 400 more beds in existing shelters instead of opening up new ones will only make an already unsafe overcrowding situation less safe Read more

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The west-end neighbourhood's landscape is changing Read more

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Samantha Edwards

On National Housing Day, Parkdale residents protested an incoming luxury condo development slated for the intersection Read more

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Peter Biesterfeld

Council’s new advocate for the poor says the city has to have the courage to be honest with the public: tackling poverty is going to cost money Read more

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Sistering town hall

Samantha Edwards

During a packed town hall meeting, Sistering announced they're forming a community council to bridge the gap between the drop-in centre and the neighbourhood Read more

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It feels strange to not be able to afford a house in the East York neighbourhood of small Second-World-War-era homes I grew up in Read more

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Richard Longley

East York’s wartime housing stands as an example of a national affordable housing strategy that was both pragmatic and idealistic Read more

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Courtesy of Ryerson University

The school's shift toward gender-neutrality is about ethics and safety Read more

Education

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Rafael Ferreira Pimentel

From how to pay for your rent to what you can expect from your landlord, here's advice on how to rent an apartment in Toronto Read more

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Jeff Tessier

That's the concept the city's mayor, Fred Eisenberger, and condo developer Brad J. Lamb are selling. But are you buying it? Read more

Real Estate

We relentlessly focus on the personal characteristics of people who are homeless, rather than the societal conditions that cause people to become homeless in the first place Read more

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