Condos

strata insurance

REMI Network

B.C. amends strata insurance regs

B.C. is amending its Financial Institutions Act to address the rising cost of strata insurance and bring more transparency to the industry.
home sales

REMI Network

New record set for Montreal home sales

This year, the Montreal Census Metropolitan Area recorded the highest number of home sales ever for the month of August since 2000.
short-term rental rules

REMI Network

Tougher regs for short-term rentals commence

New rules for short-term rentals take effect this week to ensure operators only rent out their primary residences on short-term rental sites.
homebuying

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Homebuying cool down predicted for Ontario

As summer edges to a halt, a new housing market report is predicting a cool down when it comes to ownership.
HVAC

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HVAC systems and COVID-19: Q&A

There's prevailing uncertainty over potential exposure to the virus through building ventilation systems. How concerned should condo communities be?
abusive behaviour

CondoBusiness

Dealing with abusive behaviour in condos

Here are some steps that condo corporations should consider to protect managers and directors from unreasonable treatment.
mask bylaw

REMI Network

What does Toronto’s mask bylaw mean for condos?

A new bylaw exempting condos from mandatory mask-wearing inside the building means corporations might want to impose a mask policy for common elements.
virtual meetings

CondoBusiness

Ten practical tips for virtual meetings and e-voting

CCI recently held its first national webinar addressing pandemic-related industry concerns. Once topic of discussion was virtual meetings and e-voting.
communal living

CondoBusiness

Navigating the unknown in communal living

Condo managers are the corporation’s agents for proactive thinking, but now find themselves asking entirely new questions when it comes to communal living.
Documenting evidence

CondoBusiness

Documenting evidence in condos amid COVID-19

Condominium property managers should be documenting evidence in the coming months due to losses and claims amid the pandemic.
COVID-19

CondoBusiness

Slowing the spread of COVID-19 in condos

Boards and property managers of condos play a significant role in protecting residents during emergencies like the recent COVID-19 outbreak.
zero waste

CondoBusiness

Invitation to join Zero Waste High Rise project

Toronto Environmental Alliance is currently accepting applications for condos to join its Zero Waste High Rise Project in the spring and summer of 2020.
COVID-19

CondoBusiness

COVID-19 and Condos

As the number of cases of COVID-19 increase across the country, Nancy Houle from Davidson Houle Allen discusses what this means for the condo industry.
smart technologies

REMI Network

Smart tech innovates design at Ten York Street

Tridel unveiled a new innovation suite at Ten York Street, equipped with an array of smart home technologies that blend into the interior finishes.
resident vehicle damage

CondoBusiness

Resident vehicle damages: Are you liable?

Condominium corporations often face claims for resident vehicle damages. The common response is that the condo corporation should be responsible.
Condo Industry

REMI Network

The REMI Show to Address Condo Industry Concerns

Returning to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre June 10 and 11, the 2020 REMI Show will address the impact of technology on management, building staffing
compliance

REMI Network

New trends to disrupt residential market, study finds

Canadian residential real estate is the next industry ripe for disruption, with new technology, innovation and business models poised to shift the sector.