|Officers were called to a
parking garage near Park Lawn Road and Lake Shores Boulevard just
before 4 p.m. on Saturday. (This area has a large number of condos
|The victim, a 29-year-old man who had been severely assaulted, was located a short time later.|
|Paramedics say they rushed the man to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries.
Real estate lawyer Robert Noce said it's not entirely unusual for
condominium projects to be cancelled before completion, due to slow
|When the first of the micro-loft condo units were approved, the thinking was that for people living in them, downtown coffee shops, restaurants and open spaces would be their living area.|
|(Are they kidding? In Toronto the all-night coffees shops, fast food joints and open spaces are the living area for the homeless.)|
“Then we started to find out that people were using them for short term
vacation rentals (Airbnb) and when I asked [why], they would say
they’re not livable for long term because they’re so small,” said Coun.
Charlayne Thornton Joe at a recent meeting of councillors. “So that is
to me creating a concern.”
|But while inhabitants of cushy apartments may see all of this as a quick and easy way to monetize their apartment space, others fear that hourly rentals are little more than a means of subverting existing regulations, while opening up a condo or co-op community to an array of liability headaches.|
It all comes back to the question of security, something for which residents of co-ops and condos frequently pay a premium.
|Walter Stolper was in the midst of being evicted from his Miami Beach
condo this week when a resident complained about smelling gas in the
|It is gratifying to see that
the adjudicators have caught on to some of the games the condo boards
and managers use to prevent owners from seeing the corporation records.
|My take on three of these decisions can be found here:
|Toronto's condo developers paid the city hundreds of millions in
development fees. Then the city collected
hundreds of millions more in land transfer fees. Where did all that
money go? Why was it not used to rebuild water and sewage lines, build schools and widen sidewalks?
|Now Councillor Josh Matlow and
others say developers shouldn't build any more condos in this area
because the city infrastructure can't handle additional growth?
|When construction ends, a small membership fee — equivalent to the
condo maintenance fee toward use of the gym and pool — will allow
tenants access to the amenities in each new condo.
|He replaces Tracy MacCharles as Minister of Government and Consumer Services and Yasir Naqvi who held Special Parliamentary Responsibilities.|
|I don't think that the NDP has formed their shadow cabinet as yet.|
|An Ottawa couple found a stranger in scrubs in the unit of their west-end condo building in March; imagine their surprise when she showed up again this past Saturday.|
|Barbara says another tenant woke from a nap to find a strange woman wearing scrubs in her bathroom.
|So finally, maybe, this condo will get built.
||Reliable sign of a condo in decline. Official notice placed in elevators: "Desperately need Proxy Forms" Free food and drinks provided!|
|Few plan to attend the AGM. Massive owner apathy is apparent after compounded fee increases of 38% over 3 years. #condofraud|
|Someone with knowledge of the case told KPRC that the HOA debit card
that only Warth had access to, was used more than 700 times for
personal use and expenditures amounting to nearly $100,000.