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Condominium management may not be on the top of the list on career day, however this industry allows individuals from a variety of backgrounds to use their soft skills and grow through opportunities and learn from experiences. In this climate of increased automation, condominium management continues to require people, not machines, to perform these tasks […]
TORONTO, ON, February 13, 2019 – Today, Ali Arlani, Registrar of the Condominium Management Regulatory Authority of Ontario (CMRAO) has ordered the immediate suspension of the General Licence of Robin Rudolph (who has recently provided condominium management services in Bruce County, Ontario), pursuant to section 43 of the Condominium Management Services Act, 2015 (CMSA).
On January 30, […]
As Condominium Managers, a large part of our role is engaging third party trades or contractors to direct the maintenance and repair of the common elements of our clients. Managing the performance of contractors, as well as maintaining positive relationships is vital to the operational success of a condominium corporation.
Contractors and trades play a key […]
If you own, manage or represent a commercial or residential building that’s 100,000 square feet and larger, you may be required to report its energy and water use by July 1, 2019.
Benchmarking to Reduce Your Building’s Energy and Water Costs
Energy and water usage can represent some of the largest operating costs in a large building. […]
As of November 2017, every condominium manager in Ontario is required to hold a valid licence issued by the Condominium Management Regulatory Authority of Ontario (CMRAO). The licensing requirement offers many benefits for the condominium management profession including establishing credibility, providing oversight, and protecting consumers. However, in a post-licensing world, condominium managers may struggle to […]
In previous blog entries, we reviewed Advice for New Condominium Managers, and How to Successfully Transition to a New Property. So you’ve started your career (or are still advancing it) and you’ve set yourself up for success in your new property.
But there’s a roadblock! You’re working with a Board that wants to […]
Since licensing was introduced in Ontario, there has been an increased demand for qualified Condominium Managers. This has resulted in Managers moving between organizations, and it has become a game of musical chairs as the industry adjusts to the licensing requirements. Many managers have left the industry altogether, some have chosen early retirement. Others have […]
On Monday, November 5th 2018 the Toronto Police Service launched the Immediate Parking Complaint online process.
Property owners, private security and members of the public are now able to report parking complaints online by visiting the TPS app or the Toronto Police Service website. This will reduce wait times for members of the public and ensure […]