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  • Member Meeting December 5, 2014
    The Implementation Website for B.C.’s Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT) is Launched! The CRT implementation site http://www.civilresolutionbc.ca will have information about how the CRT will work, updates on the progress toward implementing the CRT, and guest posts on a variety of related subjects, including online and alternative dispute resolution. Just as important, the CRT implementation site will enable you to ask questions and provide comments to the CRT team. If you have constructive comments or suggestions, we encourage you to get in touch through the CRT implementation site at http://www.civilresolutionbc.ca. The Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT) will enhance access to justice by making its services available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for British Columbians seeking to resolve strata property disputes and small claims.
  • NEW Strata Property Act Regulations
    Changes have been made to the Strata Property Act, please view http://www.housing.gov.bc.ca/strata/regs/OIC-SPA.pdf and http://www.housing.gov.bc.ca/strata/regs/index.htm to get all the up to date information.
  • The Importance of Insurance Appraisals for your strata Corpo
    As you review the insurance on the property it is important to note that the Strata Property Act of British Columbia requires that all strata corporations obtain and maintain full replacement cost insurance on the building, the common facilities and any insurable improvements, and also review annually the adequacy of the insurance... To view the complete article Click Here
  • Firefighters Emergency Operations Requirements
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  • BCREA submission to Improving the Strata Property Act
    Since the Strata Property Act took effect on July 1, 2000, BC REALTORS® have developed a unique understanding of this legislation by helping tens of thousands of British Columbians buy and sell strata properties. To view complete article Click Here.