Condo Questions: Potential lawsuit looms over repair delays

Q: A leak originated in the wall of the condo unit above me. As a result, my ceiling and pantry wall were damaged. As well, my wooden kitchen bar counter and dining room hardwood floor were damaged. The condominium corporation repaired the pantry and bar in two months, but has not fixed the hardwood floor, nor has it advised when it will happen. It has now been six months. How long should I have to wait before my repairs are complete? Is there a law to help an owner in a case like this?    Read the Q&A………….


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