In some condos, communication channels break down or don’t exist, causing unnecessary expenditures that corporations and owners must incur.
The insurance crisis in condominiums is affecting how boards are planning for disasters in Ontario.
Should the corporation move forward with certain maintenance repairs if the issue has the potential to become exponentially worse?
Ontario is kicking the dust off of elevator repair legislation, which was passed under the Liberal government in May 2018 but never proclaimed into law.
I am a licensed condominium property manager, I am in my early 30s, and I am completely burned out.
As Ontario considers making digital and virtual processes permanent, the condo industry is addressing various privacy concerns.
While the relevance of geothermal has been percolating for years, the buzz is that more developers are starting to pay attention.
Construction is a billion-dollar industry in Canada. While most large projects at condominiums proceed relatively smoothly, there is always risk of friction for contractors and
The renovation work should aim to improve the property and make it more accessible for residents and visitors.
The flat license rate will penalize mid-rise and high-rise owners with extra costs if an elevator passes the periodic inspection and does not require a follow-up. It will be a bargain if just one follow-up inspection is required.
This pandemic has helped condo managers to identify relevant skill gaps in relation to being prepared for the unexpected.
A new slate of conservation and demand management (CDM) programs allocates $456 million for commercial, institutional and industrial consumers over the four-year period from 2021-24.
Canada Border Services Agency is currently investigating evidence that up to nine countries are dumping products that undercut domestic prices and are deleterious to Canadian manufacturers.
Up until May 31, 2021, condominium corporations can hold virtual meetings and use electronic voting, without a bylaw.
For now, residential and small business customers enrolled for either time-of-use (TOU) rates or tiered pricing under the provincial regulated price plan will be charged the off-peak TOU rate of 8.5 cents per kilowatt-hour for all electricity consumption.
Resident British Columbians own about 30 per cent of the properties subject to the speculation and vacancy tax, but account for just 6.6 per cent of collected revenue.
Portfolio managers and supervising managers remain in the wilderness of the home office, strategizing, planning, and serving clients from the comfort of their home.