What is the Difference Between Property Management, HOA Management, and Condo Management?

The real estate industry is a broad business with many players, including tenants, community associations, and property owners. However, there is frequently misunderstanding over the responsibilities of homeowner’s associations (HOA), condo corporations, and property management firms. Clarifying these roles is crucial for fostering better communication and understanding in the real estate ecosystem. What is Property […]

How to Improve Condo Communication Using Social Media

Maintaining effective communication within condominiums is vital for building a harmonious community. In this digital era, social media offers new ways for condo residents to connect and interact. This guide provides helpful tips for condo communication and information on how social media can be used to improve connections within the condominium community. Why Use Social […]

How to Register Liens for Unpaid Condo Fees

It can be challenging to navigate the complex aspects of condominium management, especially when it comes to unpaid condo fees. Navigating the process of managing registered liens for unpaid condo fees is essential to maintain the financial stability of a condo corporation. Addressing unpaid condo fees quickly ensures that each resident contributes fairly for the […]

Understand Condo Fee Regulations in Alberta

Understanding condo fee regulations in Alberta is essential for anyone considering or already owning a condominium. Having a thorough grasp of condo fees ensures compliance with the law. In this guide, we will examine several key aspects of condo fees in Alberta, providing valuable insights and guidance to help you navigate the complexities of condominium […]

Why Hire a Real Estate Development Consultant?

Real estate development is a complex, multi-pronged process that requires a significant investment of time and resources, not to mention navigating government regulations, acquiring appropriate zoning permits, and handling inevitable setbacks that happen in the course of almost any project. If you’re considering developing a property, or even if you’ve already begun the process, it’s […]

What Fees Does the Condominium Authority of Ontario Charge?

Created with the goal of improving the condo living experience in every region of the province, the Condominium Authority of Ontario (CAO) provides a variety of resources and services specifically for condominium communities. The CAO provides information and resources, foundational mandatory director training, and issue and dispute resolution. In order to provide these valuable services […]

What is the Difference Between Ontario’s CAO & CAT?

What is the Condominium Authority Tribunal (CAT)? The Condominium Authority Tribunal (CAT) is a service offered by the Condominium Authority of Ontario (CAO). When it comes to how condo boards are regulated in Ontario, there are two main authorities: the Condominium Authority of Ontario (CAO) and the Condominium Management Regulatory Authority of Ontario (CMRAO). And […]