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November 25, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #Educational

Top Considerations for a Parking Garage Restoration

On a list of big-ticket items, few property expenses stand out more than a parking garage restoration. It is imperative for managers and owners to consider their options and ensure they have a solid game plan before and during any garage project.

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November 19, 2020 - Updates for Members
Tag(s): #Educational

Protecting Your Investment – Read your condominium’s financial statements

For many, financial statements are full of numbers arranged in an unfamiliar format. This can result in the inability to understand what is being presented. The intent of this article is to clarify this information so you can understand the story behind those numbers.

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November 11, 2020 - Updates for Members
Tag(s): #Announcement #BoardofDirectors #Educational #UpdatesForMembers

Changes to the Condominium Act: A Guide to the New Condominium Guide

Effective January 1, 2021, the Condominium Act, 1998 (the “Act”) will be amended to require condominium developers to provide potential purchasers of pre-construction and newly-built condominium units with a “Condominium Guide.”

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November 4, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #CondoLifeIsGrand #Educational

Controlling Excessive Condensation on Windows

The beautiful months of winter are upon us! Just because we’ll all be inside for a few months doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be able to look out our windows though! Yes, it’s time to talk about ways of controlling excessive condensation on windows.

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October 27, 2020 - Condo Life is Grand
Tag(s): #CondoLifeIsGrand #Educational #Maintenance

7 Staging Tips to Make Your Condo Look Bigger and Boost Its Sale Price

In my residential real estate career, I’ve assisted many buyers purchase high-rise condos and inevitably the question of space and size arises. If the current home-owner has been aware of flow and furniture placement, we often discuss possibilities for change and how we see the current layout meeting their needs.

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October 15, 2020 - Updates for Members
Tag(s): #CondoFinances #Educational

Fraud: Make Sure the Board Is Drinking Their Morning Coffee

Jane woke up early on a Sunday morning and decided she was going to get as many errands done as possible to prepare for the upcoming vacation. She decides to look for the forms to renew her passport. She starts her coffee brewing and sleepily googles “passport renewal”.

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September 29, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #Educational #Maintenance

Do it, or defer it?

How to decide on proceeding with reserve fund projects in a pandemic.

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September 23, 2020 - Industry News
Tag(s): #CondoLifeIsGrand #CondoTechnology #Educational

Drone Use in Construction

A look at our procedures for commercial UAV drone technology use. The regulations we abide by and expectations we meet to fly.

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September 9, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #CondoFinances #Educational

Condominiums and Taxes

Can income from interest and rentals jeopardize your condominium’s non-taxable status? This article will help you to understand which income sources may attract income tax as well as how to determine if your corporation should register for Harmonized Sales Tax.

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September 2, 2020 - Educational
Tag(s): #BoardofDirectors #COVID-19 #Educational #Legal

Crawling Back Quickly – Justice, Condo Disputes and the Pandemic

The pandemic brought major disruption to the justice system but also profound change. Here’s a quick summary and a peek at what it means for condo corporations, boards, managers and owners.

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