Are you looking to buy a condo? At Waterview Condominiums we believe in providing you with the best information in order for you to make the right decisions. This particular blog will explore some of the best resources for buying a condo and for condo owners targeted for the Ontario marketplace. If you need to understand your buying decision and how to maximize your living potential in a Condo, the condo resource guide provided below is indispensable.
Ontario Consumer Protection
If you are looking to buy a condo, there are certain rights as a consumer that you have. Some of the more prominent facts are outlined at this Ontario Government webpage.
Ontario Condominium Act, 1998
If you are able to read legalese, technical jargon or legislative text and understand it, the condo act for Ontario is available here. Find out exactly what your rights are, what the developer or condo board must adhere to in this all inclusive legislative act.
CMHC’s Condominium Buyer’s Guide
The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation provides a great guide to buying a condo in Canada including the basics, governance, buying a condo and a checklist when you are buying a condo. A great resource to make sure you understand the process and dot all your i’s and cross all your t’s in the process.
Living in a condo is not always the same as living in a typical house. There are a ton of resources you need to be aware of to ensure your condo lifestyle is maximized to its fullest potential.
When you live in a Condo, you are a part of a unique community of owners that all share in the responsibility of managing and caring for your property to ensure its longevity. Even if you are not part of the governance board, you should be aware of current issues. This is a great blog and information resource for condo owners and highlights current issues.
Condo Interior Design
Decorating your new WatervieW Condo may seem like a daunting task to some. Instead of trying to reinvent the wheel, take a few hours to see what others are doing with their condo space. Houzz.com has over 400,000 decorating ideas for Condos. Browse through their treasure trove of ideas by room or by style to narrow your focus and develop great ideas for your new home in Grimsby.
Myfirstcondo.com is an amazing resource for first-time condo owners. From this great article on great décor blogs for condos to literally every other topic under the sun for owning a condo this is a great website resource. DIY projects to improve the livability of your condo to meet your specific lifestyle choices to the best upgrades you should consider when still in the build process (ahem… think WatervieW).
Purchasing a new condo, whether it’s your first or downsizing from a large family home, is a complex process. Be sure of what you want in a condo, the best location for your needs and how to maximize your lifestyle in your new home by doing a little research with a great condo resource guide.