Tag Archives: Strata

BC Introduces Civil Resolution Tribunal

    BC is leading the country with Canada’s first online legal platform for settling strata disputes. Introduced in the summer of 2016, the Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT) is an innovative and efficient service to resolve issues relating to strata fees and..

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    CHOA Condo Smarts: Who Controls Common Property?

      We came across this Condo Smarts post by Tony Gioventu from Condominium Home Owners’ Association of British Columbia that highlights the limits of a strata lot owner’s right to alter common property without permission of the strata council. Read the full article below to learn more..

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      BC Launches a New Strata Housing Website

        Main page:  www.gov.bc.ca/strata Find it Fast page:  www.gov.bc.ca/strata/finditfast  (topics are listed as clickable links) HELPFUL STARTING POINT The website provides basic information about certain parts of the Strata Property Act, regulations and Standard Bylaws as a helpful starting point for strata owners, residents,..

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        Strata Living – Trip and Fall Hazards

          By Alfred H Y Lam, BASc in Civil Engineering, IIT, CRP Normac Senior Depreciation Report Planner Most Stratas, whether through the collective help of owners or through the service of a professional, are diligent with snow removal come wintertime. Perhaps..

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          Depreciation Reports – Windows and Exterior Doors

            In the third blog post of our depreciation report building component series, Normac takes an in-depth look at windows and exterior doors and provides maintenance tips for stakeholders looking to extend the expected lifespans of these assets. Windows and Exterior..

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            Depreciation Reports – Roof Maintenance

              In the second blog post of our depreciation report building component series, Normac examines the roof and provides roof maintenance tips for stratas looking to extend the expected lifespan of this critical asset. Roof Maintenance By Alfred H Y Lam,..

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