News & Updates
COVID-19 HVAC Best Practices
Currently there is no evidence that COVID-19 is an airborne virus. It appears to be transmitted via droplets and direct contact with contaminated surfaces. That said, small particles can remain airborne for a period of time. Any well designed and well-maintained HVAC system incorporates the following:
- Clean air supply;
- Containment and…
Condo Owner & Visitor Disclosure as COVID-19 Crisis Unfolds
An interesting legal perspective on condos with regards to access and disclosure for board members and managers
The attached article references a webinar - which may be accessed here
Builders Lien Act and Prompt Payment & Adjudication Legislation Prompt Payment Survey
On January 24, 2019, Adrian Breitwieser and Ryan Coles of CCI South attended stakeholder consultations regarding changes to the Builder’s Lien Act and new Prompt Payment and Adjudication Legislation. The topic will affect condominiums as condominiums are “owners” under the Builder’s Lien Act and must abide by construction legislation when completing any…
Alberta Condominium Insurance Update & Survey
As we are all aware, Alberta condominiums are continuing to struggle with insurance increases.
The insurance industry and government have been made aware of the problem. Last week, in an effort to address the problem, the Insurance Bureau of Canada held a full day stakeholders roundtable in Edmonton. This was…
CONDO OWNERS - Important Insurance Info You Need to Know!
Effective Janaury 1, 2020, Condominium Corporations will be able to seek recovery of the deductible portion of the Corporation's insurance claim (up to a maximum of $50,000) from an Owner for damages that originates from the Owner's unit or privacy area.
To read the full notice CLICK HERE
CONDOMINIUM PROPERTY ACT: Balance protection for owners while allowing boards and corporations to run more effectively UPDATE:
CCI South Alberta: These Revised Regulation Changes Will Better Serve Condo Unit Owners
The Canadian Condominium Institute, South Alberta Chapter (CCISAC) is pleased to support the new Condominium Property regulations released by the Government of Alberta on November 27, 2019. In June 2019, Service Alberta Minister, Nate Glubish, acted upon…
Canadian Condominium Institute Unveils NEW Resource Centre
The Canadian Condominium Institute leads the condominium industry by providing education, information, awareness and access to expertise by and for our members. We work hard to provide members educational opportunities through courses, seminars and networking to equip condominium directors, homeowners, and suppliers the skills and knowledge necessary to conduct the…
CCISA NEWS: New Condominium Legislation Placed on Pause
New Condominium Legislation Placed on Pause
In response to multiple stakeholders identifying the regulations passed in the fall 2018 as adding red tape, Cabinet has approved a motion to “pause” the regulations for six months, to January 1, 2020. This includes Legislation for New Condominium Regulations which were to have…
CONDOMINIUM PROPERTY AMENDMENT ACT: IMPORTANT WEBINAR
CCI South Alberta has received notification from the Government of Alberta regarding the second stage of changes to the condominium regulations; intended to support the Condominium Property Amendment Act that was passed in December 2014. They anticipate the changes to be announced later this month and coming into…
LUNCHEON: November 29, 2018 "Request for Accommodation: A doctor's "script" is not enough!"
Join CCI South Alberta on November 29, 2018 to hear Sonja Hodis with Hodis Law for: Requet for Accomodation: A doctor's "script" is not enough!
Presentation Overview: Handling requests for accommodations are no easy task. Knowing what information is necessary and what you can request can sometimes be difficult to…