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.
Some condo lobbies may be looking spare lately because the lounge furniture that usually occupies these spaces is being targeted as a fire risk.
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.
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.
Two recent events in Toronto have called into question the security of master keys in condo buildings.
Have there been more potholes this year than in previous years? An informal survey says yes, and parking lots on condo properties are not immune.
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.
In addition to making living spaces uncomfortable, indoor moisture problems can lead to structural damage, health and pest problems.
An industry expert weighs the pros and cons of community-building efforts in condominium corporations.
Recent innovations in delivery services may raise additional security concerns for condos, placing renewed importance on access control.
Ontario is looking to boost elevator availability in multi-storey residential buildings, as well as long-term care and seniors’ homes.
Energy experts can help condo corporations identify more complex savings opportunities through an energy audit.
How do condo managers refer to the people who live in the communities they manage? As owners and tenants, or as residents?