Laws and Regulations

Bills 141 and 16: Impact on Condo Life

Living in a co-owned property like a condominium is a relatively new concept in Quebec. As condo buildings aged – sometimes badly – it became evident that there were gaps ...

Published on:
January 20, 2022
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Isabelle Pronovost
Writer
Bills 141 and 16: Impact on Condo Life
Cost of Home Adaptations for Reduced Mobility
Published on:
December 9, 2021
8 min read
Cost of Home Adaptations for Reduced Mobility

A home is one of the biggest and most important purchases of your life. Since it's one of the places you'll spend a lot of your time, you'll want to ...

Vincent Lefebvre
Writer
6 Questions You Should Be Asking Yourself About Building Permits
Published on:
November 1, 2019
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6 Questions You Should Be Asking Yourself About Building Permits

While there are many steps to a renovation that can seem overwhelming, understanding building permits is one that can bring up a lot of questions for any homeowner. As experts in ...

Julie Calce
Content Writer | RenoAssistance
5 Things you can do to Avoid Paying Twice for your Renovation Project
Published on:
September 5, 2017
2 min read
5 Things you can do to Avoid Paying Twice for your Renovation Project

You hired a contractor for a major renovation and everything went very well. Shortly after, though, you receive formal notices from suppliers who claim that they have not been paid. Yet ...

Jason Pagliuca
Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance
6 Things You Need to Know Before Checking a Contractor’s RBQ Licence
Published on:
August 31, 2017
3 min read
6 Things You Need to Know Before Checking a Contractor’s RBQ Licence

Checking a construction or renovation contractor's RBQ licence may be in vain if you do not do it at the right time or based on an informed assessment. Informed consumer alert: ...

Manuel Lochard
Team Leader – Customer Experience | RenoAssistance