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What Makes A Basement Apartment “Legal?”

Toronty Realty
Publication date:
November 12, 2022
Article Summary: 

The blog discusses the requirements for a basement apartment to be considered legal in Toronto, Canada. It highlights that the apartment must comply with zoning by-laws, fire and electrical safety regulations, and building code requirements. The blog also mentions that the apartment must have a separate entrance, adequate ceiling height, and sufficient natural light and ventilation. The blog emphasizes the importance of obtaining necessary permits and inspections before renting out a basement apartment.


legal basement apartment, zoning by-laws, fire and electrical safety regulations, building code, separate entrance, ceiling height, natural light, ventilation, permits, and inspections.

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Toronty Realty
What Makes A Basement Apartment “Legal?”
November 12, 2022
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