July 2014 Prairie Economic Fundamentals

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New rules for Manitoba rentals start soon





Renters and landlords will both see new protections when Manitoba's Residential Tenancies Amendment Act comes into force Aug. 1.





The new rules have been in the works for more than two years and are aimed at making rent increases more predictable and reducing red tape for landlords.





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Affordable housing projects to see $104M in funding





The federal and Manitoba governments will pour $104 million into affordable housing projects across the province over the next five years.





The deal was signed by Manitoba Conservative MP Candice Bergen, minister responsible for social development, and Manitoba Housing and Community Development Minister Peter Bjornson on Tuesday.





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