Robert Benzie, Toronto Star — “There are still alot of loose ends around rent evictions” Horwath said an NDP government would institute a “rent registry” so tenants would know how much a landlord had been charging in the past.

Harvey Cooper, managing director of the Ontario arm of the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada, praised the NDP leader for proposing a rent registry.“It would give renters a better idea in terms of what type of unit they’re renting,” said Cooper, adding renovictions appear to be on the rise. Full story here.