Monthly Archives: September 2020

Insuring Commercial Strata Lots

I run a small retail business out of a commercial strata lot in downtown Kelowna. Our building is mixed use and divided into two sections between the residential and commercial units. We had a water claim in our building over … Continue reading

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Human Rights and Access

To what extent does a strata corporation have to go to accommodate an owner who has an accessibility issue in an older building? We have an owner who moved into our building five years ago knowing there are 5 stairs … Continue reading

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Calculating Votes at General Meetings

Our strata corporation held its Annual General Meeting electronically last week. Other than routine business of the budget and council elections we adopted a new bylaw to permit electronic meetings in the future. There was an issue that was raised … Continue reading

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Insurance Regulation Changes

Our strata corporation renewed our insurance for September 1st and while we did not have the dramatic increases in costs experienced by many of our neighbours, we were very concerned about our policy as we did not have notice of … Continue reading

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Insurance Renewals

Is there any relief in sight for insurance renewals? Our strata corporation is being faced with a re-piping issue and wonder to what extent we should leave the replacement of the individual unit piping up to owners. We are 20 … Continue reading

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