An engineer offers tips for maximizing common element warranty coverage to get construction deficiencies resolved in new condo complexes.
Is it time for condo boards and property managers to brace for reefer madness? It may depend on which condo lawyer they ask.
Even the best communication technology may not be much help if the message condo corporations use it to deliver is weak or non-existent.
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.
Two recent events in Toronto have called into question the security of master keys in condo buildings.
The new crop of 'ultra-high-rise' condos rising in Toronto will be more complicated and consequently more costly to maintain, one engineer is warning.
An industry expert weighs the pros and cons of community-building efforts in condominium corporations.
How do condo managers refer to the people who live in the communities they manage? As owners and tenants, or as residents?
The minimum wage hike may sting more in condo communities than others as they face new costs associated with recent changes to Ontario’s condo laws.
The courts recently reviewed the authority on which a condo corporation may rely in entering into a bulk services contract with a telecom provider.
Cultural attitudes are shifting such that workplace harassment is becoming impossible to ignore, including in condo communities.
Condominium boards and managers have been increasingly seeking advice on how to make accessibility improvements in older buildings.
Given how much corporations are likely to invest in renovation projects, it’s important to set them up for success.
In its first month, the Condominium Authority of Ontario (CAO) fielded 330 calls and 130 emails from condo directors, managers and owners.
Tensions boiled over last week at Toronto apartment buildings without air conditioning as temperatures soared into heat wave territory in late September.
The TSSA recently lifted the requirement to undertake certain upgrades to the controls of single-speed elevators, but it doesn’t mean building owners should abandon modernization.