Category: Condo Management

15 August 2016 - 10:03, by , in Condo Management, No comments
Condominium corporations typically spend between $100 and $500 annually for every parking stall in their garage. This money is used to keep the lines and reinforced concrete in good condition, and to cover the costs of moisture protection systems. All told, this means that condo boards could be spending between $15,000 and $75,000 per year...
4 August 2016 - 19:55, by , in Condo Management, Condominium, No comments
Condo pools are fantastic selling points that owners use to attract new tenants. But they can be a real headache, too. Code violations, resident safety concerns, and maintenance costs can all pile up if you neglect to follow best practices. Today, our condo management company outlines 12 condo pool maintenance tips to help you control...
29 July 2016 - 12:05, by , in Condo Management, No comments
Much is made of the rising costs of condos in North York and the GTA, but relatively few people are talking about the increasing cost of condo maintenance fees outside of the condo owner community. In our condo management bubble, complaints about rising condo maintenance fees are as common as solutions are rare! In today’s...
25 July 2016 - 14:46, by , in Condo Management, Condominium, No comments
Condo owners volunteering their time to serve as association board members are often surprised at the demands of the job. And while it’s thrilling to make a positive change in your condo community, serving as a board member can feel like a thankless and frustrating job. Think you have what it takes? In today’s post,...
10 July 2016 - 10:52, by , in Condo Management, No comments
Condo management is a multifaceted service. A condo management professional is part financial advisor, part building maintenance person, and, as we discuss today, part community conflict resolution coach. In this post, we discuss the interpersonal part of condo management, and offer 3 tips to help track and resolve resident conflicts and complaints. Why are condo...
Toronto condominium property management is an ever-changing business! In many cases maintenance fees for Toronto condominiums have been rising much faster than inflation for years, and the topic is always on the minds of buyers and owners alike.  When Mareka takes over the management of a condominium corporation from another management company, part of our...
Whether they are in high rise buildings or townhouses, condo ownership is all about community.  When we looked at what condominiums are, we talked about how they’re all about property owners coming together and pooling their resources to afford amenities and services they may not be able to on their own.  In fact, buying a condo is...