Thermal metering, already widespread in Europe, is expected to gain traction in Canada as the technology becomes more accessible.
News of a Competition Bureau inquiry has put a spotlight on procurement practices in the condominium industry.
It’s too soon to know what the ultimate fallout from the Competition Bureau’s investigation into allegations of bid-rigging and conspiracy in the supply of condo refurbishment services might be.
In recent years, property owners and managers may have noticed that the line paint in their parking lots is fading more quickly.
A recent B.C. case, dealing with the application of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms in a condominium, highlights a common misunderstanding.
The GTA housing market is on track to see a record year in resales, but there may be challenges on the horizon. And they have nothing to do with a bubble.
After smoking, radon exposure is the next leading cause of lung cancer. An expert walks through radon testing and mitigation strategies.
Bill C-51, the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act, would give CSIS a broader mandate, including entry, search and installing equipment in buildings.
Federal scrutiny of tax exemptions could make profit risky for condominium corporations, industry and professional associations.
Condo boards and staff can't restrict political canvassers from reasonably accessing condominiums during municipal, provincial or federal elections.
A majority of U.S. condos are being denied FHA-approval due to what the industry has deemed unnecessarily strict requirements.
A previously postponed phase-out of incandescent light bulbs is set to go in most Canadian provinces in 2014.
Engineering and life safety specialists are currently examining stairwell concerns in preparation for possible new or revised rules that would be introduced in the 2015 National Building Code.
Quebec’s voluntary retirement savings plans (VRSPs) to capture workers not formally enrolled in company pension or group retirement savings plans.
Since the first Canadian energy efficiency regulation that phased out a handful of inefficient general service fluorescent lamps (GSFL) was introduced in 1995, there has been steady progress in the availability of more efficient lighting solutions ...