A recent Ontario Divisional Court decision has sought to clarify conflicting decisions and provide guidance as to the obligations of tenants when their landlords terminate their lease early.
In the case at issue the landlord received a number of noise complaints from neighbours about the tenant in question.
The landlord served a Notice to Terminate a Tenancy Early (Form N5) on the tenant. The Notice followed the standard N5 format and provided:
(a) that the tenant must move out before January 31, 2015;
(b) that the tenant had substantially interfered with the reasonable enjoyment of the residential complex by the . . . [more]