Regarding housing discussion in the new “At Your Service” feature:
There is a big issue facing me now as I wait to get into subsidized seniors housing. My current landlord is refusing to let me have a month to month rental after a year lease. I need the month to month so I can quickly accept a subsidized placement.
I am close to the top of the list at Langley Lions. Managers of rental apartment blocks mostly insist on a lease. If I can’t find a place by end September, I will be homeless.
Government needs to change the legislation to protect vulnerable seniors like me from selfish, unreasonable landlords.
Patricia McGee, Langley Township
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