Blog Posts with the #COVID-19 tag
June 10, 2021 - Educational
Annual General MeetingsBefore the pandemic, Annual General Meetings were typically held in-person. With restrictions on gatherings, the industry was required to find a new way to have AGM meetings… the solution was virtual!
April 29, 2021 - Educational
Etiquette for Video CallsNow that we have the basics of logging onto a video call down to a science, it's time to address the elephant in the room. There is some etiquette we should all adhere to when signing onto a virtual meeting.
March 11, 2021 - Educational
COVID Crime – Personal Security and Protecting PropertyI recently had coffee with Bill Merrylees. Bill is the President of RDI Investigative Consulting Inc. His company focuses on Corporate Investigations, Risk Assessments and Training for Residential and Commercial Properties.
December 3, 2020 - Educational
Stay Home, Stay Safe and Mediation OnlineThe COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to the closure of many condominium amenities. Beyond condominium communities, a series of other venues have been closed for over half a year now, to limit unnecessary in-person gatherings and to keep people safe at home.
September 2, 2020 - Educational
Crawling Back Quickly – Justice, Condo Disputes and the PandemicThe pandemic brought major disruption to the justice system but also profound change. Here’s a quick summary and a peek at what it means for condo corporations, boards, managers and owners.
August 12, 2020 - Updates for Members
Managing Common Elements/Amenities in Stage 3 of Re-OpeningStage 3 – What does that mean for condominiums?
July 22, 2020 - Educational
TARION – Reinstatement of TimelinesTarion announced the reinstatement of timelines on July 6, 2020. Tarion processes and timelines were suspended on March 16, 2020 under Ontario’s Emergency Order. We understood that all performance audit deadlines and builder repair periods were “on-hold” until the emergency order was lifted. We have been “on-hold” for 16 weeks
June 30, 2020 - Educational
Selling/Buying A Condo During COVID19 – What to expect!Real Estate is deemed an “Essential Service” however like all other industries, there are some significant changes to the processes of working from A-Z through a successful real estate transaction closing.
June 3, 2020 - Updates for Members
Waste Management Considerations During COVID-19When people think of garbage, they generally associate it with smelly, dirty items that they cannot wait to get rid of – either throwing them down the chute or tossing into a dumpster. With COVID-19 and its implications, it now becomes smelly, dirty, AND a potentially scary daily task.
May 21, 2020 - Educational