Monthly Archives: December 2018

The trouble with Christmas trees

we are at an impasse with our strata council over Christmas trees. Our bylaws permit holiday decorations for festivals throughout the year with a condition that they must be removed within 10 days of the festival and cannot cause a … Continue reading

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Drainage lines in a building

: Our strata corporation is a mid rise apartment building of 12 floors constructed in 2002. I live on the 4th floor and since August have had chronic issues with soap suds in my kitchen sink and slow drainage in … Continue reading

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Who is responsible for decks?

: Our strata corporation has a bylaw that says the owners must maintain and repair limited common property. Our balconies are designated as limited common property, and this summer the strata hired a company who washed our siding and then … Continue reading

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Tenants on Council

Dear Tony: Is a tenant permitted to be elected to strata council? Our strata corporation has struggled to elect the minimum number of council members and at our AGM. In October 2 tenants came forward and offered to be elected … Continue reading

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