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Papineau Avocats Inc.

Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 1

Co-ownership: divided or undivided? The declaration of co-ownership. The by-laws of the building. 08:42 min.

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Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 2

Making sure that you have all of the documents. The attributions of the syndicate of co-ownersip. The board of directors. 05:59 min.

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Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 3

Checks to run before buying. Condo fees: should they be high or low? Why buying in undivided co-ownership is less expensive than in divided co-ownership? Living in a condo is also living in a community. 08:01 min.

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Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 4

The promoter's vote in the co-ownership assembly. Liability of the volonteer director. Does a new buyer have to pay for the previous owner's unpaid contributions? Who should take care of the building's maintenance? The professional fees charged to the co-owners. 08:16 min.

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Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 5

Common expenses. Recourses in the case of work undone. Special contributions: required for maintenance or for improvement? 07:43 min.

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Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 6

Follow the law when doing work in the co-ownership. One's share of the common expenses must be determined according to the relative value of his portion, otherwise recourses are available. 06:21 min.

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Mêlez-vous de vos affaires: part 7

Problems with a disobeying co-owner. Mediation and co-ownership. Penal clauses in the declaration of co-ownership. Unpaid charges and the new buyer. The 2007 Salon de la copropriété. 05:05 min.

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What's new ?

  • A guarantee giving way to interpretation

    Look at the article from  February 21st 2017 broadcast of La Facture. Mᵉ  Papineau gives his expert opinion on the subject.

  • Administrateur de condo, tout ce qu'il faut savoir

    A 2017 revised and updated edition of this book published in 2012 by Mᵉ Papineau is now available at Wilson & Lafleur.  

  • Colloque franco-québécois sur la copropriété (sept. 2016)

    See the article from the 2016 november edition of Le Journal du Barreau Du Québec.

Articles

  • Une garantie qui laisse place à l'interprétation

    By Yvan Lamontagne, at La facture(February 21st 2017) The video of this La Facture broadcast is...

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  • The notice of a legal hypothec from a syndicate of co-owners

    by Mᵉ Maxime Laflamme, Papineau Avocats Inc. A co-owner fails to pay his common expenses dues....

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  • Colloque franco-québécois sur la copropriété (sept. 2016)

    C’est à l’hôtel St-James à Montréal que s’est déroulé les 29 et 30 septembre dernier le colloque...

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  • Copropriété: un secteur aux débouchés intéressants

    by Philippe Samson, le Journal - Barreau du Québec, october 2016 Dans un contexte où l’emploi dans le...

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Videos

  • Hidden defects

    "Les Éclaireurs" radio broadcast with Mᵉ Serge Abud. Every buyer fears that his new house has mold...

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  • AirBnB: verify the declaration of co-ownership

    Mᵉ Serge Abud of Papineau Avocats Inc. explains the legal consequences of renting your apartment...

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  • La Facture: Condos without structure plans

    7155 ave. M.B. Jodoin Anjou (Qc). Mᵉ Papineau is participating as an expert. (± 17 min)...

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