How Can I Locate Available Rental Housing?
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How Can I Locate Available Rental Housing?

Most rental housing in Waterloo Region is owned by landlords who operate their properties on a for-profit basis. They are privately owned and there is no rental subsidy.

For Profit Housing Listings (no rent subsidy):Internet: Housing Search Websites

  • Kijiji.ca
  • Gottarent.com
  • Viewit.ca
  • TheRecord.com
  • Padmapper.com

Newspapers Listings

  • K-W Record
  • Cambridge Times

Non-Profit Housing listings (no-rent subsidy):

  • COCHF.coop 

You can also locate available housing in the following ways:

  • Signs ‘For Rent’ in preferred neighborhoods
  • Cold call old landlords to inquire about vacancies
  • Ask Friends or Family if they know of vacancies 

If you wish to be added to a wait list for affordable- rent geared to income-housing you can obtain an application here.