• board meetings

    Time-saving tips for better board meetings

    How can boards run more efficient meetings? In the condominium world, meetings take place several times a year — often monthly, but sometimes more frequently
  • landscaping contracts

    How to negotiate landscaping contracts

    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:
  • condo director

    Five things new condo directors need to know now

    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,

Hot Topics

  • kid-friendly condos

    Toronto looks to boost kid-friendly condos

    Draft guidelines designed to promote kid-friendly condos are poised for a two-year trial run after getting green-lit last week.
  • development

    Big data backs medium-density development

    The development of courtyard apartments, multiplexes and town homes could be among the building blocks of better housing affordability in Ontario.
  • dogs in condos

    Much a-doo about dogs in condos

    With the growing number of dogs in condos, DNA registration programs have become available that match unscooped waste to offending pooches.

Must Reads

  • energy conservation programs

    Alberta rolls out energy conservation programs

    Commercial business operators and broader public sector entities such as health care facilities, schools, universities and colleges can claim for partial refunds of applicable purchases made since March 24 of this year.
  • medical marijuana

    Can patients grow pot in their condo units?

    A recent court decision may have opened the door to medical marijuana patients to grow a limited number of a marijuana plants in their condominium units.
  • home imspection

    Ontario passes home inspection legislation

    Ontario passed home inspection legislation that will regulate one of few currently unregulated professionals that have a role in real estate transactions.