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Labrador City Rent - Up from $900 to $2000 a month

NANCY BONNNELL.JPG Nancy Bonnell with her son Blake Some tenants of a small apartment building in Labrador City got quite a surprise recently. Not only was their rent going up, it was going up big time. Some tenants like Nancy Bonnell, think there should be rent controls in place. She says having to come up with the extra money will mean some big changes for her partner and her young son. She tells Labrador Morning’s Mike Power what it will all mean for them. And, Noreen Careen. is the co-chair of the Labrador West housing and homelessness coalition. Recently, she made a presentation to the provinces panel that is reviewing the provinces landlord tenancies act. She told Mike about that, and why they feel some controls need to be in place.

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