Category Archives for "Condo Education"

Condo Disputes and Unreasonable Neighbours

How To Deal With Unreasonable Condominium NeighboursLiving in a condominium most often involves sharing space with others. Different living styles, customs, religions, ethnicity, ages, food, etcetera, all requires a great deal more consideration and accommodation than the privacy afforded by living in a single detached home or acreage. Issues arise daily between those living in close […]

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Condominium Safety and Security

How Safe Is Your Condominium, HOA, or Strata Building?Safety is one of the key features of a condominium living. One of the reasons why so many families opt for a condo is that they feel secure in the idea of living where there are many others to help them in time of need. Therefore, if […]

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What Do Condominium Fees Pay For

What Are Condominium Fees?A condominium requires each unit owner to pay a certain amount of fees each month. This monthly fee is utilized for any development or maintenance purpose at the condo. First time condo buyers are often unaware of what these condo fees consist of and combined with their property tax and mortgage payments, […]

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What Is The Difference Between Condo Strata HOA and Co-Op Associations

Are There Any Major Differences Between These Terms?People who aren’t aware of the differences between these terms often use them interchangeably. In essence, these terms actually hold a different meaning altogether and people who are interested in buying a dwelling in any one of these associations should have the core understanding of these terms.For the […]

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How to Welcome New Residents and Owners to Your Association

Homeowners associations are organizations that enforce rules and regulations in a planned community or condominium with the aim of ensuring that the value of the property remains high. They charge certain amounts of fees for the upkeep of common areas such as elevators, swimming pools, tennis courts, parks, and the like. Properly managed condominium associations […]

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