News & Updates
FEBRUARY 2018 LUNCHEON: A POSSIBLE PRACTICAL ALTERNATIVE TO SPECIAL ASSESSMENT
Pierre will explain and discuss how we can finance these projects without the potentially devastating consequences on owners and shareholders of a special assessment, and without putting Boards under undue stress. He will also take you through the benefits of the loan option, answer some of the most commonly asked…
JANUARY LUNCHEON: THE ROLE OF PROCEDURAL RULES IN MEETINGS
Patrick Knoll, Q.C., PRP (Professional Registered Parlimentarian), provided CCI South Alberta Luncheon attendees an engaging look at the role of procedural rules for successful meetings. A review of different procedural rule methodologies like Robert's Rules of Order, Standard Code, Cannon and others he provided recommendations on crafting Special Rules for…
SERVICE ALBERTA ONLINE WEBINAR
Dear Condominium Stakeholder;
The first set of regulations to the Condominium Property Amendment Act have been finalized and approved. This stage contains a number of new and improved protections for buyers of new and converted condominiums.
Service Alberta is pleased to invite you to participate in an online webinar covering…
ENHANCING HUMAN RIGHTS PROTECTION IN ALBERTA
NEWS RELEASE: Alberta Legislature
Enhancing human rights protection in Alberta
The Alberta Human Rights Amendment Act, 2017 would strengthen human rights protection and further protect Albertans from age discrimination.
If passed, the bill would amend the Alberta Human Rights Act to add “age” as a prohibited ground of discrimination under sections 4 and 5…
SERVICE ALBERTA: UPDATE TO CONDOMINIUM PROPERTY AMENDMENT ACT & PHASE TWO
Service Alberta: Condominium Property Amendment Act - Update and Phase Two
During the Summer, Service Alberta held Open Houses Provincially to receive feedback and opinions from condo owners, condo corporations, managers, and others on purchasing a condominium and condo board of governance issues. On October 12, Service Alberta the government…
SERVICE ALBERTA'S UPCOMING OPEN HOUSES
CCI South Alberta received notification from Service Alberta advising of upcoming Open Houses, to share thoughts on their efforts to modernize Alberta’s condominium laws.
Service Alberta would like to hear from condo owners, condo corporations, managers, and others on condo board governance issues, including:
- Voting Procedures and General Meetings …
THE GREAT CANADIAN CONDO CONTEST
Enter your Condominium into the Great Canadian Condo Contest for a chance to win the bragging rights for living in the Best Condominium in your CCI Chapter and/or in the Best Condominium in Canada.
How does it work?
Click here, provide us with a photograph…
HAVE YOUR SAY…ONLINE SURVEY ABOUT CANNABIS LEGALIZATION
June 13, 2017 • by southalberta
Alberta Justice and Solicitor General has launched an online survey about cannabis legalization. There are several sections of this survey that reference condominiums specifically. The survey will run until July 31, 2017. The survey in combination with stakeholder roundtable meetings and sector-specific meetings will…
LEGISLATION PENDING FOR REMOVAL OF AGE RESTRICTED CONDOMINIUMS
In January 2017 the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench directed that “age” was to be read into sections 4 and 5 of the Human Rights Act, thereby making it a protected ground. This has the potential of fundamentally changing condominium and homeowners association living for those who reside in projects…
ACR CONFERENCE ANOTHER GREAT SUCCESS THIS YEAR!
The annual ACMA, REIC & CCI Conference and Trade Show was another success for the 3rd year.
Held at Winsport once again, members of the condominium community shared in education and networking opportunities.
A huge thank you to the ACR Conference and Trade Show Committee for their tireless work and…