Condo

short-term rental

CondoBusiness

Vancouver to rev up short-term rental reg goals

Vancouver plans to expand its partnership with strata corporations to crackdown on operators who don’t comply with short-term rental regulations.
electric vehicles

REMI Network

Accommodating electric vehicles in your condo building

How electric vehicles are changing the built environment and why property managers should care.
Rogers communication

CondoBusiness

The tech-savvy resident

It's a content-streaming, always connected, on-the-go world of online entertainment, and condo residents expect nothing less.
home sales

REMI Network

GTA home sales up since last October: TREB

Greater Toronto Area realtors reported 8,491 home sales through the MLS System in October 2019, according to the Toronto Real Estate Board.
condo towers

REMI Network

Pharrell Williams designs condo towers for Toronto

Reserve Properties and Westdale Properties have teamed up with singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams on a condo development at Yonge and Eglinton.
M&E Engineering

CondoBusiness

Do you know the condition of your fan coil?

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.
amenity space

CondoBusiness

Refreshing shared amenity spaces

In keeping with the idea of modernization roadblocks, renovations to amenity spaces can often require a permit depending on the type of work being done.
Toronto condo

CondoBusiness

First look at Toronto’s 11 Yorkville project

Called 11 Yorkville, the 62-storey development is a joint venture between RioCan Living, Metropia, and Capital Developments, and will introduce 593 suites and retail outlets to the iconic street.
Ottawa condo market

CondoBusiness

Report tracks Canada’s hottest condo markets

According to a new study, Ottawa and Montreal are home to fastest-growing condo prices, while Calgary may be the ideal destination for prospective buyers.
expanded Ontario cabinet

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ministers shift around expanded Ontario cabinet

The 28-member reconfigured roster brings some fresh faces to portfolios of key interest to the commercial real estate industry, but also leaves one of the most prominent players in place.
bird construction

CondoBusiness

What’s on the condo board meeting agenda?

A critical tool for keeping a condo board meeting productive and on track is the often-underestimated meeting agenda.
condo

REMI Network

New minister picks up condo file in cabinet shuffle

There’s a new point person on the condo file in Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government after a cabinet shuffle yesterday.
mortgage financing stress test

CondoBusiness

Mortgage financing stress test makes the grade

Among the continuing concerns, some lenders are still relying on the equity of the property, rather than the borrower's ability to repay the loan.
inclusivity

CondoBusiness

Creating more inclusive condo communities

A condo refurbishment project is the perfect time to come up with a cost-effective plan to provide a more inclusive and accessible environment.
Great Gulf

CondoBusiness

Great Gulf named Ontario Home Builder of the Year

Great Gulf took home top honours at the Ontario Home Builders’ Association’s (OHBA) Awards of Distinction this year.
director

CondoBusiness

When board directors have ‘skin in the game’

What happens when a prospective director has not only professional experience to offer, but professional experience in the condo industry?
Section 98

CondoBusiness

Can developers enter section 98 agreements?

The Condominium Act does not prohibit a developer from entering into a section 98 agreement with the condo while it still owns the units.