Students without housing need support – Advocacy group
Pontefract and her roommates were on a fixed-term lease, and when their landlord told them they wouldn't be allowed to renew it, they asked for an explanation and received none. Then, they saw a unit in their building listed online for a much higher price.
Pontefract and her roommates are among tens of thousands of university and college students living in the province and looking for housing. The advocacy group Students Nova Scotia says this is one of the biggest issues facing students, and support isn't coming fast enough.
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