I put my principal property on rent to pursue a IT contract job in another city. I did not incorporate my rental property. Do I claim the rental property as business?

I put my principal property on rent (mid year 2014) to pursue an IT contract job in another city. For the IT contract, I incorporated myself, and am claiming my services as a business income. For the time away, I put my condo on rent. I have not incorporated my condo as a business. 

In TurboTax, Home and Business, it's asking me for a business identification for my rental property, and also my gst/hst information. Does this mean, I claim the income from renting my condo as a business income? I would've assumed this is considered as personal rental income, and would not be eligible for gst/hst.

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Generally, this would be regarded as rental income.  For CRA guidelines, please see http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/bsnss/tpcs/rntl/rntlbs-eng.html

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