In the recent case of Kovaleva v. Metropolitan Toronto Condominium Corporation 1000, the former President of the condominium corporation had made a claim to the Human Rights Tribunal in which she alleged that she had been removed (by the Board) from the office of the President and as a signing officer based on prohibited grounds under the Human Rights Code. She claimed that the actions of the Board had been discriminatory. Continue reading “Some Human Rights News for Condominium Corporations”
In the case of Peel Condominium Corporation No. 315 v. City of Brampton, the City’s Committee of Adjustment had granted a condominium owner’s request for a minor variance from the zoning by-law (in terms of the required parking on the property). The facts were as follows: Continue reading “Recent Case Respecting Owner’s Application for Minor Variance”
In a condominium context, one of the biggest problems when a dispute arises between neighbors, between a unit owner and the Board, or between neighboring condominiums, can be the cost of the dispute.
Continue reading “What’s The Best Way To Resolve A Condominium Dispute?”
Our readers will know that the new forms prescribed under the Condominium Act have been issued by the province in interactive PDF format. But we find that, in some cases, it’s nice to have the form in Word format. This makes it much easier to fill in the form and edit it.
Continue reading “Struggling with the Condominium Act Forms? We Can Help”
As many of our readers know, the licensing requirements for condominium managers under the Condominium Management Services Act, 2015 (CMSA) came into effect on November 1, 2017. As the Ministry moves forward with this new legislation, new regulations supporting the implementation of the CMSA are being introduced, including the following two regulations that are set to come into force on February 1, 2018:
Continue reading “New Regulations for Condominium Managers”