Since its launch in November 2017, the Condominium Authority Tribunal has only handled disputes related to requests for records. As anticipated, that will change soon.
Effective October 1, 2020, with amendments to Ontario Regulation 179/17 under the Condominium Act, 1998, the...Read more
The Ontario electricity market is complicated. We have worked hard to understand that complexity because it is a value to our clients - electricity is generally the largest controllable expense in a condominium.
One of the rate structures available to a few very large condos is called “...Read more
This updates our Blog post of March 26th - Lower Electricity Prices For Some Accounts
Electricity pricing for condominiums is complicated because it is a blend of commercial and residential pricing structures.
The chart below gives you a quick review of the different pricing...Read more
As a brief recap, the Ontario Energy Board issued a bulletin in late 2019 that stated some condominiuims were not eligible for the 31.8% Ontario Electricity Rebate, or OER. The bulletin stated that condominium buildings were not eligible for the OER if the utility1 directly...Read more
With condominiums emerging as the dominant housing option, more and more people are moving into condominium communities with little understanding of the nature of multi-residential living generally and condominium living specifically. Many conflicts can emerge because of that unawareness....Read more
Dear Board Members:
We wish you a Happy Holiday Season and a Prosperous New Year.
We are thankful for the opportunity to partner with you. We look forward to our continued working relationship and making the condominium-living experience the best it can be.
We recently provided a blog entry announcing the province’s introduction of Bill 159: The Rebuilding Consumer Confidence Act, 2019. The Act includes provisions to expand the range of disputes to be heard by the Condominium Authority of Ontario (CAO). Specifically, the province is seeking your...Read more