2015 – VOLUME 59 – BOOK 4

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Introduction Condominium and strata ownership continues to be a viable housing alternative for many Canadians. To protect the interests of the individual unit owners and the condominium corporations, the majority of Canadian provinces have enacted legislation requiring that condominium corporations...
Commercial real estate (CRE) has traditionally lagged other industries in technology investment, but this is all set to change Developers and owners spend billions every year on future proofing their CRE assets by using the best materials, improving their sustainability...
Introduction Real estate practitioners are using more visual aids than ever before to describe data in their appraisal and consulting reports. Graphical knowledge is key in terms of using them properly. There are many statistical programs in the marketplace that can...
History of the standards

History of the Standards

Professional associations maintain professional standards for their members; it is a hallmark of a professional organization. These standards reflect a combination of excerpts adopted from the standards of other similar organizations, sections developed to reflect court decisions, statutes and...
CRA Diversification

CRA Diversification

CRA DIVERSIFICATION Here are some examples of how CRAs have successfully diversified their practice. Kari Benum, CRA Reserve fund studies Kari Benum, CRA was fortunate to work for a large appraisal firm exploring a new line of business in reserve fund studies, also...
In the sale of real property and in landlord and tenant arrangements, it is quite common for questions to arise over the ownership of buildings, structures and other items that are on the land at the time of sale...