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Our Complaints Process
Posted June 2017

At STAMM Investments Limited, we take resident complaints seriously. Each valid written complaint that we receive is investigated thoroughly and the offending party is notified of the complaint. We also confirm with the complainant that the complaint has been addressed. You can learn more here.



Help Keep The Grounds Clean!
Posted May 2017

Here at STAMM Investments Limited, we are proud of our beautiful properties! In fact, in 2014 we were nominated (and won!) a Kitchener In Bloom Award. We ask all residents to help keep our properties clean with these simple tips. Click below to learn more.



Please Don't Feed The Wildlife
Posted April 2017

Spring has sprung in Waterloo Region. The trees are flourishing and the wildlife has returned. With this in mind, we'd like to take this opportunity to remind all residents not to feed the wildlife.




Forgotten Laundry - What To Do
Posted March 2017

It's happened to most. You're in the middle of laundry when suddenly there are several stopped machines full of other people's clothing. Ever wondered what to do in these situations? Here's our policy on it.



Pets In Apartments
Posted January 2017

Pets in apartments. Whether we're for or against, pets living in apartments is a reality we all face. Thankfully, some measure can be put in place to ensure our furry friends aren't causing a nuisance to others. Click to view a recent memo that was sent to all residents about our pets.

Summer Events - Things To Do
Posted June 2017

Waterloo Region is a busy place to be in the summer. It's part of why we love this region! New to the region or looking for some exciting events? The City of Kitchener's website is a great resource! Click the link below to see the Region's Summer Calendar of Events!



2017 Spring Survey Results!
Posted May 2017

Thank you to all residents who completed our 2017 Spring Survey and congratulations to the winners! Click the image below to review the results of this year's survey that asked residents for their opinions on the effectiveness of our office hours, the cleanliness of our buildings, our BBQs, and more. Here are some of the highlights.



STAMM's Commitment To Maintenance
Posted April 2017

At STAMM Investments Limited, we have full-time dedicated maintenance staff at each of our properties. We pride ourselves on our commitment to timely maintenance. In keeping with this belief, we have a superior maintenance work order request program, including an online maintenance request form.



Do You Know Who Your LandLord Really Is?
Posted March 2017

Did you know our property office staff aren't your Landlords? Similarly, neither are cleaning or our maintenance staff. As STAMM operates as an organization, not all of our staff have the authority to make decisions that bind our organization. All communication from your landlord will come to you in writing on our company letterhead. More FAQs by clicking the link below.



Average Rent In Ontario
Posted January 2017

Find out what the average rent for different apartments in Ontario is.



Interest On Your Rent Deposit
Posted June 2017

Have you ever wondered why, on ocassion, your January's rent amount is slightly different than the other months in the year? It's because under the RTA, a Landlord is required to pay a tenant interest owing on the Last Month's Rent Deposit. But, if your rent goes up, your landlord can add this interest to your deposit to make your deposit the same amount as your new rent. Click below!



Damages & Eviction
Posted May 2017

Did you know that you can be evicted for damaging the rental unit? Causing wilful or negligent damage to the rental unit could lead to eviction by means of an N5 Form and an L2 Application with the Landlord and Tenant Board. Click below to find out more.



The LTB's Stance On Maintenance
Posted April 2017

Did you know not all maintenance is a Landlord's responsibility? Also, some maintenance or repairs required as a result of tenant damage may be charged to the legal tenant of the unit. The Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) has a document that explains. Click below (opens in new tab).



Ending Your Tenancy
Posted March 2017

60 days' written notice is required when you plan to move out. Your vacate date will always be the last day of the month. As a result, you cannot give notice on March 8th to move out on May 9th. The Landlord & Tenant Board's FAQ explains.

Consequences of Paying Rent Persistently Late
Posted January 2017

Contrary to popular belief, a Landlord DOES have options when their tenants pay persistently late. See, when you receive an N4 that gives you two weeks to pay and you're constantly paying the rent late, this contributes negatively toward your rental history. Too much of this behaviour can lead to further consequences, including a formal board hearing. Click the image below to read about what your Landlord's options are.