Last Updated: June 16, 2020

From Our Onni Family

At Onni, we care deeply about the well-being of our tenants, clients, employees, and the communities in which we live, work, and play. Ensuring our operations are safe is of utmost importance in these unprecedented times. In an effort to be of further assistance, we have compiled several resources for you, and invite you to reach out to us with any questions.

For Our Residents:

CANADA

We value the individual relationships we have built with each and every resident. It is our intention to work together through this challenging time. A summary of the financial aids and government-led initiatives is available below:

  • Employment Support:
    • All individuals looking to apply for EI/Sickness benefits should register immediately for a My Service Canada Account to manage and monitor their EI application – Click Here
    • If you do not qualify for EI or your EI is coming to expiry, The Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) is available and can provide a taxable benefit of up to $2,000 a month for 4 months. Applications will be opened at the beginning of April, additional details can be found at – Click Here
  • BC Emergency Benefit for Workers:
    • A one-time $1,000 payment is available to people who are experiencing a loss of income.
    • Applications will open soon and additional information can be found at – Click Here
  • Rental Supplement:
    • Supplement will provide up to $500/month towards rent
    • Applications will open soon and additional information can be found at – Click Here
  • Provincially Regulated Entities:
    • Some entities are providing respite for monthly payments in light of the situation:
  • Financial Institutions:
    Contact your financial institution for details on payment deferrals on Lines of Credit, Credit Cards and Mortgages.

    • TD Canada Trust
      • Includes up to a six-month payment deferral for mortgages and the opportunity for relief on other credit products.
    • Bank of Montreal
      • Includes up to a six-month payment deferral for mortgages and the opportunity for relief on other credit products such as deferral of payments on loans and credit cards for up to three months.
    • CIBC
      • Includes up to a six-month payment deferral for mortgages, and the opportunity for relief on other credit products.
    • RBC
      • Includes up to a six-month payment deferral for mortgages, and the opportunity for relief on other credit products such as deferrals on auto and personal loans, and skipping a monthly payment on credit cards.
    • Scotia Bank
      • Includes mortgage payment deferral for up to six-months and other support measures on a case-by-case basis. Scotia is clear that Interest will continue to accrue.
    • National Bank
      • Includes up to a six-month payment deferral for mortgages, and the opportunity for relief on other credit products.

For any specific inquiries, please reach out to your direct building manager.

In addition to the resources above, many cities offer “Rent Banks” for those in need of financial support to maintain their housing stability. Services include interest free aid in rent payment, damage deposit loans, and utility payment plans. To locate rent bank services based on your municipality, please click here.

UNITED STATES

Despite the physical closure of our property management offices, our dedicated property management teams remain available to you by phone and email. Please reach out to your building manager with any specific inquiries.

To learn more about government-led initiatives, visit https://www.benefits.gov/

For Our Tenants:

In addition to income support for individuals, all levels of government are providing respite for small to medium business owners.

CANADA

Federal Support

  • Wage Subsidy Plan is a three-month measure allowing eligible employers to reduce the amount of payroll deductions to a maximum of $25,000 per employer.
  • Business Credit Availability Program to help Canadian businesses obtain financing.
  • Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) providing one-year interest free loans to eligible businesses of up to $40,000

Provincial Support

Small Business Resources:

These local resources provide resources for small businesses and can assist in the navigation of these uncertain times and ever-changing policy directives and supports.

For Our Purchasers:

Our teams are working remotely and available for any questions you may have. You will continue to be contacted regarding any updates, including construction and deposits, that affect your purchase.

For Our Clients and Realtor Partners:

Our knowledgeable sales and leasing teams are available to connect with you by private appointment (site-specific; please contact us to learn more) and/or digitally. Whether you wish to purchase or lease a home, ask a few questions, or set up a personalized meeting, we are here to help.

Canadian Presentation Centre Contact Information

Nature’s Walk 604.262.1850 [email protected]
Allwood Place 604.260.6797 [email protected]
Cambie Gardens 604.330.6776 [email protected]
1335 Howe 604.689.8535 [email protected]
Evelyn 604.922.0330 [email protected]
Edgewater 604.885.8556 [email protected]
Gilmore Place 604.488.8986 [email protected]
The Grande 604.552.0552 [email protected]
Tsawwassen Landing 604.638.3500 [email protected]
Fortune at Fort York 416.260.2600 [email protected]

 

Canadian Residential Leasing Contact Information

The Residences at Fremont Village 604.363.3851 [email protected]
The Pavilion 604.365.7706 [email protected]
Imperial Landing 604.362.5586 [email protected]
Evan 604.537.3459 [email protected]

 

US Residential Leasing Center Contact Information

Hope + Flower 213.314.0588 [email protected]
825 South Hill 213.262.9299 [email protected]
Studio House 213.568.4622 [email protected]
Union Lofts 213.279.6896 [email protected]
Old Town Park 312.634.6174 [email protected]
The Hudson 312.471.9153 [email protected]

 

For Our Communities:

We stand with you in these difficult times. We encourage you to keep both your physical and mental health a priority. This may include staying up to date to the level at which you can support, and through recognized accredited sources. Here we have listed the main sources of information directing and supporting our decisions, including:

CANADA

USA

The health of our communities is our number one priority. We are taking proactive measures to protect the health and safety of our teams and partners throughout our portfolio.

We are actively monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it evolves including regular updates to our safety and operational procedures to ensure our teams health and business continuity. Our procedures are informed by local and national protocols including strict compliance to government orders.

Resources and information are continuously circulated throughout our teams and we are proud to share some of the measures implemented as we navigate this new reality:

  • Development of local response teams responsible for adhering to local and national protocols;
  • Location specific actions plans and increased communication for responsible operation and attendance;
  • Strict adherence to group occupancy limits throughout all of our sites, properties and offices;
  • All team members are required to maintain 2 meter/ 6ft distances; and
  • Deployment, training and mandate of COVID specific PPE.

It is our commitment to continue to remain active and evolve along with COVID-19 developments and updates. If you have any questions or concerns you can reach your respective location here.