Condo Smarts: B.C. stratas have effective means to collect debts

Dear Tony: Our townhouse complex has been using a collection service to deal with unpaid strata fees, special levies and fines. Some owners have complained about being harassed and bullied for fees they do not owe, or additional fees on top of what they owe, and council members are having a rethink about this decision.  Our management company offered to act as our collection agent, but have proposed that they retain a 40 per cent fee of the amount owing in exchange for the collection.   Read the article…………..


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