The interaction between two public policies in Winnipeg – its own high property taxes and the Province of Manitoba’s rent control regime – has created a number of unexpected ripples, like low property values. Removing the rent laws would help …
The first of a two part interview with policy innovator Milwaukee Mayor John Norquist
Senior Policy Analyst Dennis Owens discusses how rent control hurts the poor
2002 comparison of effective residential property tax levels in major Canadian cities
The Frontier Centre’s offices are located in the Hammond Building, in Winnipeg’s historic Exchange District.
This short report discusses the damage caused by rent control in Winnipeg and suggests approaches to ease out of them
Rent control reduces the value of apartments, increasing property taxes for home owners.