Here is the situation/question posed in the article dated April 24, 2011.
Q: Our strata has an interesting problem that relates to rental bylaws. We are 297 units in three buildings and we permit a maximum of 10 per cent rentals at any given time.
An owner wishes to rent their unit, but we currently have 35 rentals in the building.
The owner requested a hearing and demanded to know how we were keeping the rental inventory and of the 35 which were family rentals, hardship or exemptions from the original disclosure statement.
Our bylaw clearly states that all rentals shall be counted as part of the rental limitation, but the owner challenged...