For condo managers, a false fire alarm results in new issues. What happens when a fire alarm goes off at a condominium when no smoke or fire is present?
It’s important to ensure users who rely on elevators to get around have access to this vertical transportation when needed.
It’s not easy being a condo director or manager, as they are on the “front lines,” dealing with difficult owners and occupants.
When it comes to condominium amenities, one of the first things residents expect is a well-equipped, spacious, well-maintained gym.
As the volume of online purchases grows, the need for an effective parcel delivery system is vital, especially for online shoppers living in condos.
As employers, condo corporations can be prosecuted under the ‘general duty’ clause, even when complying with OHSA safety compliance regulations.
Specialized analytics and network audio are addressing lax condominium security by combining video surveillance, communication and entry control.
There are four basic steps that those responsible for a property need to take to help manage disasters such as floods.
Private property owners in Ontario, including condo corporations, could find themselves paying a premium to keep their walkways safe this winter.
Construction site security is under renewed scrutiny after a member of the public gained access to a downtown property and scaled a crane.
Could the recent sale of a Toronto condo for cryptocurrency be the first sign of a shift in the condo industry towards use of digital currencies?
At least one condo corporation is facing what is likely to be a steep repair tab after Toronto was drenched with a month’s worth of rain on Aug. 7.
What is being left behind as technology becomes more a part of day-to-day living in a community? Should some things be done the “old-fashioned” way?
Some condo lobbies may be looking spare lately because the lounge furniture that usually occupies these spaces is being targeted as a fire risk.
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.
One GTA-based condo building won’t face the dilemma of when to switch over its HVAC system from heating to cooling this spring thanks to cogeneration.
Several recent advances in pest control could help condo managers combat the bed bugs, flies, others insects and rodents that can invade their properties.