WB Condo Connection

Wilson, Blanchard’s quarterly newsletter, the WB Condo Connection, highlights Ontario condominium related articles and educational items that may be of interest to Boards of Directors and owners. Many articles are also featured on our Blog Page.

2018

2017

2016

  • Volume 8, Issue 4 – Working with Professionals – An Insurance Perspective, A Unique & “Super” Superintendent, Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation
  • Volume 8, Issue 3 – Can You Reach It? A Guide to Electronic Quorum, Safety Reminder – Careless Smoking on Balconies
  • Volume 8, Issue 2 – The Ups & Downs of Elevator Contracts, Board Confidentiality – A Requirements & Responsibility
  • Volume 8, Issue 1 – Front Desk & Front Line, Dampen Your Water Bill, Insurance Evaluations – No Longer a Luxury

2015

  • Volume 7, Issue 4 – Cutting Costs, What is Radon Gas?, The Pigott
  • Volume 7, Issue 3 – Ride Big Live Big, My First Condo, Did You Know?, Carbon Monoxide – A Cause for Alarm
  • Volume 7, Issue 2 – Better Know Bill 106
  • Volume 7, Issue 1 – A Bright Idea!, Improving Curbside Appeal & Spring Maintenance, Catching the “Poopetrators”, Arrears Letters Going Electronic

2014

  • Volume 6, Issue 4 – Landscape: A Condominium Asset Overlooked, Cover Your Assets During Winter, The Use of Consultants on a Major Project
  • Volume 6, Issue 3 – WB ACMO2000 Recertified, Snow Maps – Plan Ahead, Employee vs. Independent Contractor
  • Volume 6, Issue 2 – Addition of Phosphate to Drinking Water Supply, Modernizing Communications, Chargebacks: The Bright Side of a Not-So-Bright Thing, Accounting Updates
  • Volume 6, Issue 1 – Special Utilities Edition – Hydroelectric Markets & Contracts, Water Expenses, Changes in the Natural Gas Market, Natural Gas Contracts – A Glossary

2013

  • Volume 5, Issue 4 – Continuing Education for WB Property Managers, Advantages of Pre-Authorized Payment, More Than 525,600 Minutes
  • Volume 5, Issue 3 – Management Licensing, Worst Job Ever, Emergency Plans – Are You Ready?
  • Volume 5, Issue 2 – Landscaping, Annual General Meetings: A Guide
  • Volume 5, Issue 1 – Superintendent Suite Tax Appeal, Yardi Upgrade, Condominium Legislation Review

2012

  • Volume 4, Issue 4 – Licensing Condominium Managers for Increased Consumer Protection, A Time for Giving
  • Volume 4, Issue 3 – Awards Announcement, Changes to WSIB, Chargebacks – Are They Lienable?
  • Volume 4, Issue 2 – Condo Act Review, Is Your Chiller Legal?, Hair for Kids Donation, Hoarders – Not Just a TV Show
  • Volume 4, Issue 1 – How We’ve Grown, WB Team Training, The Need to Plan, Superintendent Suite Taxation, In-House ACMO Training

2011

  • Volume 3, Issue 4 – The Way We Share Information These Days is Changing, AODA, Reserve Fund Investments, Property Tax Tip
  • Volume 3, Issue 3 – WB Obtains ACMO2000 Certification, Insurance Reminder, Follow-up – Hydro Rebates, Consumers Choice Award
  • Volume 3, Issue 2 – The Added Value of a Well Trained Manager / Management Team, Hydro Rebates
  • Volume 3, Issue 1 – Nuisance Neighbours, All Under One Roof

2010

  • Volume 2, Issue 4 – Bed Bugs, Changes to Canadian Auditing Standards
  • Volume 2, Issue 3 – Window Condensation, We Took Something Good and Made it Better, Bill 168
  • Volume 2, Issue 2 – Notice of Project, Employee vs. Contractor, Going Green
  • Volume 2, Issue 1 – What to Expect in the First Year – The Condo Edition, Reserve Fund Updates

2009