Smart tech can help segment the exact needs and usage patterns of varying buildings and deem how best to provide comfort to residents.
Insurance costs for condo corporations have been rising. Some face sharp increases in premiums and deductibles; others are unable to renew their insurance.
Those who have not passed a standard unit bylaw are placing a heavy burden on the corporation’s insurance to repair an insurable loss.
The obligations that condominium corporations have as employers are one of many concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
How electric vehicles are changing the built environment and why property managers should care.
Knowing where to focus condo restoration efforts (and how to save money in the process) can help balance the desire to stay modern with the need to stay on budget.
There is an adage that says, "The only thing more expensive than a professional is an amateur," and nowhere is this truer than in a condominium setting.
Now that electronic voting is allowed in Ontario condos, how exactly does it work?
The Condominium Act does not prohibit a developer from entering into a section 98 agreement with the condo while it still owns the units.
Can condo corporations enforce parking rules in spaces that are not owned by the unit owner, but of which they have exclusive use?
What cleaning and repair work is required to remediate a previously hoarded unit? An extreme-cleaning expert answers.
Water bills may not be getting the attention they deserve in condo corporations if the bills are simply paid without a look at where the charges come from.
Purchased mats tend to be ideally suited to the moist winter conditions, but they need to be properly cleaned and cared for. Here's how.
What will supervision requirements under mandatory licensing mean for junior condo managers in Ontario?
How can boards run more efficient meetings? In the condominium world, meetings take place several times a year — often monthly, but sometimes more frequently
What should condominium corporations look for in landscaping contracts? Experience suggests the most successful relationships between condominium corporations and landscape contractors always involve two things:
What do new condo directors need to know right away? Congratulations on getting elected to the condo board! Now the fun begins. For first-time directors,