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granny flat

self-contained accommodation within or built onto a house, suitable for an elderly parent
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The CFMRD project focused on fires in dwellings, such as apartments, semi- detached houses, duplex houses, townhouses or row houses, secondary suites and residential care facilities as these fires were believed to have a potentially greater impact on adjacent suites.
The CFMRD project focused on fires in dwellings, such as apartments, semi-detached houses, duplex houses, townhouses or row houses, secondary suites and residential care facilities as these fires were believed to have a potentially greater impact on adjacent suites.
Secondary suite question heads to special committee, The Chief, February 2000, p.
Chawton Lodge has a 23 ft long sitting room, study, dining room, family room, breakfast kitchen and utility with a three room principal suite, secondary suite and house bathroom on the family sized upper floor.
Secondary suites, laneway homes and investment properties can only be rented short-term by a principal resident, which may include a long-term renter.
Although most new housing units receive a GST incentive called the New Housing Rebate, and city halls across Canada have been supporting creation of secondary suites (insertion of new units into existing residential buildings), secondary suites are the only category of new housing that is ineligible to receive the rebate.
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