Introduction to Condominiums

May 7, 2024  -  2024-05-07 06:00 PM 2024-05-07 08:00 PM Introduction to Condominiums CCI Golden Horseshoe Chapter Canada America/New_York

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Introduction to Condominiums - Webinar

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM ET

This virtual webinar is designed for new Condo Board Directors and owners or anyone that is new to condominiums. 
Attendees are eligible for one (1) CMRAO Continuing Professional Education credit for attending this program.  When submitting your CMRAO credits through your user account on the CMRAO website, you will require the receipt for your registration for this program as your proof of completion.


  • Introduction to Condominiums
  • Director Responsibilities
  • Governance and Governing Documents
  • Owner Meetings and Expectations
  • Role of Property Management
  • Money and Banking
  • The “Annual” Plan
  • Budgets and Reserve Funds
  • Status Certificates
  • Insurance Obligations

Richard Elia, B.Comm., LL.B., LL.M. (ADR), A.C.C.I.

imageElia Associates

Richard Elia had been actively involved in the area of condominium law for over 20 years, advancing the objective of effective and ethical advocacy. Founded in 2001, Elia Associates provides legal services to condominium communities throughout Ontario.

Richard holds a Master of Law with a focus on Appropriate Dispute Resolution and the “A.C.C.I.” - Associate of the Canadian Condominium Institute - designation, which is the country’s only condo-specific designation for condominium professionals. This designation evidences Richard’s extensive condominium knowledge. 


Michelle Joy, RCM, BA

imageWilson Blanchard Management 

Michelle is Executive Director of Condominium Management in the Hamilton office supervising and training staff. She has been working in the condominium industry since 2013 and achieved the designation of Registered Condominium Manager (RCM) with the Association of Condominium Managers of Ontario (ACMO) in 2017. Michelle is actively involved in the condominium industry and has participated as a speaker at CCI events, volunteered on CCI committees and written articles for Wilson Blanchard’s Condo Connection.



Maria Durdan, BA (Hons), LL.B.

imagePartner, SimpsonWigle LAW LLP

Maria specializes in condominium law, development and administration. Maria supports over 650 of the firm’s residential and commercial condominium clients throughout Ontario. Maria has also obtained her Associate of Canadian Condominium Institute (ACCI) designation in law, which recognizes that she has achieved a high level of knowledge and skill of condominium law. Maria is the President of the Canadian Condominium Institute – Golden Horseshoe Chapter and the Chair of the Education Committee and a member of the Hamilton Law Association Real Estate Subcommittee. Maria’s practice includes advising boards of directors, property managers and developers on all areas of condominium law.


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