START HERE: Finding A Place 101
Check out our Facebook Live from Summer 2019 to get started on your search!
Apartment Viewing Checklist
A handy checklist to inspect potential units! Print and take with you to viewings.
Interested in a unit? Ask prospective landlords these key questions.
Roommate Compatibility Checklist
Find the right roommate by assessing your lifestyles to see if your differences are dealbreakers.
Once you've agreed to be roommates, set out some house rules for happy cohabitation.
Ontario Standard Lease Form
Make sure to use the Ontario Standard Lease when signing your lease agreement!
- CLEO’s Renting a Place to Live
- Off-Campus Common Terms
- Tenant Survival Manual
- What Tenants Need to Know about the law
- Information for New Tenants
- Calling a Landlord
Tenant's insurance is important. Learn more about covering your liability, others' injuries, and replacement of your belongings.
- Roommate Tip Sheet
- Neighbourhood Rankings (Toronto Life)
Learn about apartment building standards and how to get help from the City of Toronto.
- Fire Safety Downloadable Resources
- U of T Fire Prevention Resources
- Fire Safety for Student Accommodations
- Residential Fire Safety for Rooming Houses and Basement Apartments