Holiday Office Hours

Posted on Dec 22, 2016 in Info, News

poinsettiaIn the holiday season there will be some adjustments to the office schedule.

The office will be closed on December 26th and 27th, as well as January 2nd, 2017.
In case of EMERGENCY please call (905) 669-0222 or (416) 245-4005.

For further information click here.

We hope everyone enjoys a safe and joyful holiday, and a happy new year!

 

 

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Downsizing? Some facts

Posted on Oct 26, 2015 in Info, News

The investor section of The Globe and Mail had an interesting article by Rob Carrick last week showing the financial considerations involved in downsizing from a house with a paid-off mortgage to a condominium.

While the information in this article is general, it highlights matters that we confront here at Islington 2000 as we jointly budget for the maintenance of our condominium.

Read Downsizing to a condo in retirement won’t always cut your costs.

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Suite Talk is here

Posted on Sep 1, 2015 in Info, News, Suite Talk

Suite Talk final finalWebsite users are the first to see it this time.

While the latest Suite Talk is still at the printers, the digital version is here today.

Click here to view a copy.

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Reserve Funding Explained

Posted on Mar 1, 2015 in Board, Info, News

From Association Reserves a California-based professional engineering consulting company that has prepared more than 30,000 reserve fund studies throughout the U.S., comes a series of recorded webinars explaining everything you might be questioning about reserve funding issues of condominium complexes in any jurisdiction.  Members of condominium boards need to be familiar with these principles to make informed decisions.  And the rest of us could be a little more informed too.  A list of these recorded webinars is here, and if you prefer to read articles on these topics they are here. While legislation varies from state to state and province to province, there are basic reserve fund standards and definitions that are common to all jurisdictions.

The first webinar is below – Reserve Study Basics

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A Reminder

Posted on May 13, 2014 in Info, News

Many of us are non-smokers these days and that’s a good thing for our health.  It also explains why there are very few ashtrays to be found.

What to do if you or a guest wants to smoke on your balcony, or outside on the grounds?  For safety, for hygiene, and for neatness, we remind you that cigarette butts need to be disposed of responsibly on our shared property, just as they are inside your own condo.

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