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Month: October 2017

Condo Learning this Month – Learning and Networking Opportunities

Are you looking for networking opportunities or to get more knowledgeable on condo matters? On the last Thursday of each month, we provide a comprehensive list of all known condo training and networking events in Ontario. Each of these offers a unique opportunity to gain condo knowledge and to meet with other like minded condo-driven individuals.  Read on […]

Condo Managers will be Required to Provide Police Record Checks

We’re only days away from mandatory licensing of condo managers,  breathlessly waiting for the CMRAO’s online application process to go live to finally see what it’ll look like. One thing we do know, is that all applicants for a licence will have to provide a recent police record check. In this post we discuss where and […]

This is What the New Condo Tribunal May Look Like

There is still a fair bit of mystery surrounding the new Condo Tribunal, despite the fact that it is expected to open its doors in less than 2 weeks. How will it work and what will online adjudication look like? In this post, we have a look at how British Columbia did it. The Ontario […]

The New Condo Act – Seminars for Managers in October

Ready or not, much of the new Condo Act comes into force on Nov. 1, 2017.  Are you ready to advise your condo boards on all of the relevant changes? More importantly, do you know which type of licence you need and how to get it? Seminar in Ottawa Condo Adviser is proud to host its third manager-only event […]

The Limited Jurisdiction of the New Condo Authority Tribunal

We are expecting the new Condo Authority Tribunal to be up and running as early as November 1st, 2017.  Already some people are suggesting that it is best to delay compliance matters and wait for the Tribunal to adjudicate on condo disputes. In this post, we blog about whether this makes sense and on the limited jurisdiction of […]

Confused About Managers Licensing? Come and Have Lunch with the CAI

We’re getting lots of calls and emails from directors and managers alike, asking about the upcoming mandatory licensing of condo managers. The CAI is putting together a luncheon with key players and experts on the topic. Register now for October 26, 2017. Everything you need to know Join the CAI on October 26, 2017 for […]

Not All Condo Units will Pay the Same CAO Assessment Fee

By now you’ve certainly heard that the Condo Authority of Ontario has set its new Assessment fee at $1/month per unit.  This is only partially accurate.  Not all units are subject to this new fee and not all units will end up paying the same amount. Here is why. *The deadline to register your corporation and pay the assessment […]