Category: Condominium

24 February 2017 - 16:47, by , in Condo Management, Condominium, Property Management, No comments
Whether you own or rent a property, having proper management is crucial in order to properly maintain the property as well as ensure things run smoothly. Competent affordable property management could not be more important, and it can add significant value to your investment. Hiring the right property management company, like Mareka PM, can make...
An affordable property management company carries the responsibility of mitigating the likelihood of damage to a property or condo, while still keeping maintenance costs as low as possible. Combining affordability with strict and consistent maintenance results successfully is possible, if you use these three key factors in your property management strategy. Minimize your risk for...
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...
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,...
Congratulations on finding your new place! Move-in days are exciting times for new owners, and they provide excellent opportunities for our property management team to make their introductions. One thing we consistently hear from new owners during these introductions is how tricky the move has been. You know the drill: the movers are nowhere to...
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...
Last week we talked about buying a condo new from a developer This week we’ll talk about buying a condo as a re-sale When buying a condo as a re-sale, the pitfalls to avoid are slightly different compared with buying one new from a developer. Let’s look at the process first, so we can see where buyers...