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April 12, 2021 - By CCI South Alberta

Real Estate Act Amendments Fact Sheet - April 2021

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March 14, 2021 - By CCI South Alberta

Alberta Condo Insurance - Virtual Town Hall

Alberta Condominiums have seen some changes to insurance over the last year. CCI South Alberta, CCI North alberta, the Condo Owners Forum of Alberta and other organizations are partnering to work on solutions that will help condo corporations control costs.

TOWN HALL SCHEDULE

North Alberta: March 15 @ 7PM   …

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March 9, 2021 - By CCI South Alberta

VIRTUAL MEETING AMENDMENT PROPOSED Government of Alberta Introduces Bill 53

The Alberta Government has put forward Bill 53 today (March 9, 2021). If passed the legislative amendment could open provisions for condominium corporations to use digital technology to hold electronic meetings.

In Spring 2020, the Government of Alberta suspended the requirement for an organization to meet in-person to protect the…

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February 5, 2021 - By CCI South Alberta

Alberta Debtor Support Project

Alberta has been hard hit economically for the past few years. With the global pandemic, finding the means to pay debts and mortgages has become increasingly difficult for an increasing number of Albertans. For those whose circumstances have changed and are not sure what to do, where do they turn? There…

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December 23, 2020 - By CCI South Alberta

CCISA: Congratulates RECA Board of Directors and Industry Councils

Real Estate Council Alberta Update

The Real Estate Amendment Act came into effect on December 1, 2020. Over the past number of months, stakeholder project teams were busily assisting with the restructuring and implementation of these changes. This new governance model for RECA includes a Board of Directors and four…

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October 9, 2020 - By CCI South Alberta

SURVEY INVITATION ON Condominium Dispute Resolution Tribunal Development

The Alberta Condominium Tribunal Engagement forwarded an invitation to CCI South Alberta to participate in an online public survey gathering input on a condominium dispute resolution tribunal, as part of regulatory development work under the Condominium Property Amendment Act (CPAA).  

In Canada, the provinces of Ontario, B.C., and Nova Scotia operate condominium…

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August 20, 2020 - By CCI South Alberta

RECA Restructuring and Licensing and Educating Condo Property Managers

 

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Description automatically generatedThe Government of Alberta has amended the Real Estate Act (REA) and as part of this will restructure the governance model and will refocus the organization of the Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA).…

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August 13, 2020 - By CCI South Alberta

Ministerial Order SA 009/2020 Expiry Notice

CCI South Alberta received the following important update from Service Alberta this afternoon:

Please note that Ministerial Order 009/2020 will be expiring on August 14, 2020. This Ministerial Order suspended a number of sections of Service Alberta’s legislation in light of the public health emergency. In regards to the condominium…

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July 27, 2020 - By CCI South Alberta

RECA ANNOUNCES: Upcoming Consultation of the Standards of Practice: For Condominium Managers

The Government of Alberta has charged the Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA) to create a licensing program for condominium managers. Consultations will be open to all stakeholders and the public commencing on August 14 until November 12, 2020. In compliance with Covid-19 restrictions, sessions will be online…

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June 8, 2020 - By CCI South Alberta

June 3: Alberta Government Passed Order in Council - Use of Reserve Fund During Emergency

On June 1, 2020, the Government of Alberta passed an Order in Council making changes to the Condominium Property Act Regulations allowing condominium boards to borrow from reserve funds during states of emergency and requiring repayment of the borrowing within 2 years.

A summary of the changes is shown below:

When…

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