Severe Weather: What to Do and How to Stay Safe
Apr 06, 2023
It’s no secret that Alberta is seeing it’s fair share of severe weather and on a more regular basis. Ruthless thunderstorms, high winds, and hail are something everyone should be prepared for.
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Condominium Rules: Why Clear Communication Matters
Mar 01, 2023
From rule creation to rule enforcement, the key to effective and reasonable rules is communication every step of the way. When owners understand why the corporation has certain rules and what the benefits of them are, it leads to happier residents.
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Annual Tasks for Condominium Boards
Jan 18, 2023
It's a new year and a new condo board of directors. With so many responsibilities it can be difficult to sort out where to start. In this article we breakdown the crucial tasks your board needs to perform.
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Seven Important Things to Know About Condominium Boards
Dec 21, 2022
Each condominium corporation in Alberta is required by law to elect a board of directors to manage the corporation on behalf of all the owners. This article gives more detail about the election process and the role of the board.
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Managing Package Deliveries During the Holiday Season
Dec 05, 2022
Managing package deliveries has become a necessity for condo corporations and as the holidays arrive it's more important than ever to be organized for the onslaught deliveries. Check out our tips for managing packages during this busy time of year.
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Communication With Your Condominium Management Company – What Should you Expect?
Nov 07, 2022
A condominium corporation is made up of diverse communities of people who have an interest in what is happening related to their investment. They need to be able to receive and find relevant information on a number of topics. Depending on the size of the property it can be hundreds of individuals who are involved.
There is no one communication tool that meets the needs of everyone and every situation. Successful property management companies provide options and technology to give their clients communication choices that fit their lifestyles.
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Are You Looking for Pet-Friendly Rentals in Calgary or Edmonton?
Aug 29, 2022
When looking for a new rental with a furry family member, you want to ensure you pick somewhere they are welcome too! So what do you need to keep in mind when looking for a pet-friendly rental?
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Common Mistakes Condo Board Members Make (and How to Avoid Them!)
Aug 24, 2022
Not surprisingly there are many personalities at play among the volunteer members of a condo board. With decades of experience dealing with every type of board you could imagine, we have come up with four common mistakes we observe. See if you recognize any of these. If so, we offer suggestions for how board members can avoid making them.
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The Role of Your Condo Board Treasurer
Jul 29, 2022
The board of a condominium corporation has many roles and responsibilities. This article highlights the importance of the duties the treasurer must fulfill on a volunteer condo board.
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Avoiding Neighbour Disputes in Rental Communities
Jul 13, 2022
When living in a rental community, it's important to be courteous to those living around us. Keeping this in mind when hosting guests or using common areas will help you avoid neighbour disputes.