One third of survey respondents acknowledge that their homes could be problematic for residents or visitors with a disability, while more than one quarter of those who currently report a disability are planning to move.
A condo refurbishment project is the perfect time to come up with a cost-effective plan to provide a more inclusive and accessible environment.
The economic realities of development today have meant that suite sizes have had to shrink, and developers are creating amenity-laden buildings to compensate.
Condominium boards and managers have been increasingly seeking advice on how to make accessibility improvements in older buildings.
Could a paint colour change on a property land a condominium corporation in court? What about result in physical threats? The answer to both is yes.
Given how much corporations are likely to invest in renovation projects, it’s important to set them up for success.
Lighting design can make a big difference in the safety and security of a condominium.
Draft guidelines designed to promote kid-friendly condos are poised for a two-year trial run after getting green-lit last week.
Last year, the commercial real estate industry faced a number of diverse challenges and successes that are expected to develop throughout 2017. Here, REMI’s award-winning
The entrance to the Pasadena Apartments may be one of few exterior clues as to the interior restoration that will transform the heritage-designated building.
An expert walks through how to plan a successful landscape renovation for condominium properties in three steps.
Toon Dreessen, president of the Ontario Association of Architects, is renewing the OAA’s call for a streamlined site plan approval process.
SCOOP will become the first condo on its block when the boutique six-storey collection of 72 suites rises at St. Clair Avenue West and Osler Street.
A condominium litigator outlines general guidelines for accommodating accessibility requests in condos.
A new report on the impacts of residential intensification on consumers makes recommendations for consumer education, planning policies and more.
Heartwood the Beach Condos, due to enter construction this spring, is likely to become Toronto’s debut six-storey wood-frame development.
Arts Court is a unique mixed-use tower comprising of The Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG), a boutique hotel, retail spaces and residential condominiums, slated for the