Commercial real estate specialists are noting a recent Quebec superior court decision with interest, suggesting it could become a beacon for other tenants seeking rent relief.
Landlords and tenants are continuing to move lease transactions forward in anticipation of a return to business as usual in the near future.
Some of the signals of potential malfeasance in real estate transactions are not obvious or only appear ominous when they are part of a pattern of questionable conduct.
Lessons from a Human Rights Tribunal decision focusing on a residential property's obligations to disabled residents.
How can companies adapt to the monumental change of cannabis legalization? The short answer is to implement a drug policy.
The fate of some of the recent changes Ontario’s condo laws remains unknown after the change in provincial government three months ago.
Many corporations’ operating bylaws contain provisions that are either inoperative or inconsistent with the latest amendments to the Condominium Act.
Construction site security is under renewed scrutiny after a member of the public gained access to a downtown property and scaled a crane.
As of Nov. 1, 2017, there is a new process under the Condominium Act, as amended, for making and responding to records requests in condo corporations.
An engineer offers tips for maximizing common element warranty coverage to get construction deficiencies resolved in new condo complexes.
Some condo lobbies may be looking spare lately because the lounge furniture that usually occupies these spaces is being targeted as a fire risk.
A recent court decision sheds some more light on the effect of failing to disclose certain declaration violations in a status certificate.
The new rules that will steer the installation of electric vehicle charging stations at Ontario condo properties starting next week may have a blind spot.
Some condo boards in Ontario are looking for loopholes to a coming energy reporting requirement, but there are none for large buildings captured by the regulation.
Accessibility advocates see the built environment as a laggard when it comes to fire safety, especially for people with disabilities.
How do condo managers refer to the people who live in the communities they manage? As owners and tenants, or as residents?
With construction booming and land scarce, condo buildings in urban areas may face a situation where a neighbouring developer requires access to their land.