|“I’d rather ride an elevator 20 times in Ontario than once in Quebec,” he said.
|Emergency crews were called to 251 Donald St., a 21-storey, 239-unit
Ottawa Community Housing building east of the Vanier Parkway, just
before 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.
|It's unclear when the hundreds of people living there will be able to
return home. They are currently receiving support from the Red Cross
and the City of Ottawa.
|"We're constantly finding new problems and dealing with new leaks and ultimately had to replace an entire roof beyond what we thought we would have to do," Rianbolt said. "We probably will have to replace all the roofs because they were installed improperly. It's a real hardship on the owners."|
|The building is currently surrounded by scaffolding because pieces of the facade have fallen off the building, Rainbolt said.|
|L+M converted the former school building into a residential complex with 75 units, launching sales in 2009. The first tenants moved into the building in 2010, but the development was not 100 percent sold until 2012.|
|Another example of a condo conversion scheme that is in serious trouble.
|You can't afford a lawyer & the board doesn't care. What can you do? Sell and get off title. There are no other answers.
|Long priced out of home ownership, Ross is now being squeezed out of
the rental market as the country’s biggest population boom since 1957
sends prices surging in Canada’s biggest city.
|Condos may have tehm in security huts and in maintenance rooms. Some
one needs to be responsible for checking on them on a regular basis.
|If a strata corporation and its owners are considering adopting a bylaw
to limit or ban short-term rentals it is very helpful to consult with a
knowledgeable strata lawyer. Short-term rentals are a complex topic and
there are many factors to consider.
|It is not worth it as a ‘side hustle’, unless if you live on-site or if you want to do it full time, Airbnb is NOT your friend.
|The American car companies have never been able to shed the reputation they gained in the 1970s for making lousy sedans.|
|Look at Toronto taxis. Twenty years ago, they all were Detroit sedans but today almost all are Toyota Camrys.
|The American car companies now say they are going to count on profits from trucks and SUVs while moving toward autonomous and all-electric vehicles. They had better hope that transition takes place quickly.|
|While the top-three-selling vehicles in the U.S. are, indeed, American-made trucks, No. 4 on the list is Nissan’s top SUV, the Rogue, the sales of which have gone from 18,000 in 2007 to 403,000 last year. No. 5 is a Toyota SUV, the Rav4 (407,000 in 2017). No. 6 is the Honda CR-V (378,000).|
|And the leading American SUV? It’s the Chevy Equinox. Last year,
Chevrolet sold 290,000 of them — 100,000 fewer than the Toyota Camry.