There are approximately 3,000 homes with legal basement apartments in Brampton. In order for these units to be legal, they had to exist prior to November 16, 1995 and they had to be registered with the City of Brampton prior to January 31, 2006 and/or have legal non-conforming status.
What should you know before buying a home with a basement apartment? Homebuyers should have their lawyer confirm with the City that the home has a legally registered basement apartment or is legal non-conforming and complies with the Building and Fire Code.
Where can Homebuyers get more information?
By-Law Enforcement 905-458-3424
City of Brampton www.brampton.ca