Individuals and businesses need a licence to provide condo management services in Ontario. The Condominium Management Regulatory Authority of Ontario (CMRAO) is the licensing authority that regulates Ontario’s rapidly growing condominium market.
It's a content-streaming, always connected, on-the-go world of online entertainment, and condo residents expect nothing less.
Fan Coil Units (FCUs) are a vital, yet often overlooked part of an apartment/condo complex. Nevertheless, they are directly responsible for the climate control within the apartment complex in the form of heating and cooling.
New innovations and technologies in property management are enabling players to automate mundane tasks and connect their organization in unprecedented ways – but the possibilities do not end there.
It was a water main replacement pushed M & E Engineering to dig deep within its expertise to bring relief to a Southern Ontario neighbourhood.
Adam Kent, a service director with Metro Compactor, offers insight on the impact of technology for waste and recycling equipment.
Nigel Parker, Structural Engineer and Associate at RJC Engineers in Toronto, offers advice for preventing condominium podium and plaza deck deterioration.
2018 was a year of ever-increasing awareness for both companies like FirstOnSite and its clients due to disastrous weather causing emergency clean-up.
While winter can bring all manner of property maintenance issues, few can cause as many headaches (or large repair bills) as unchecked condensation.
When it comes to helping clients and communities recover from an emergency, nothing replaces the “human touch” in disaster restoration.
Within every condo is a community that thrives on sharing and collaboration. There are also individuals who ensure residents’ concerns and the daily affairs of
Costs and logistics can make a podium deck project seem intimidating. But with the right team and a strategic approach, it can yield lasting benefits.
Canada's move to legalize marijuana on October 17, 2018, will raise more than a few challenges for property owners and managers.
Advancements in automation, cloud computing, and sophisticated software give stakeholders the tools to streamline tasks and enhance back office functions.
Keeping tenants happy, buildings occupied, and property values high are top priorities for property management firms. In reality, that’s easier said than done – especially
Bitcoin miners' activities are creating massive power demands, which can drive up the cost of everyone's bill in bulk metered properties.
Proposed changes to the Ontario Building Code will create opportunity for more energy efficient building products, such as triple-glazed windows.