Strata properties are a popular housing choice in B.C. for the convenience, security, added amenities and good value. Over a million people live in strata housing. Strata housing can include: condos, townhouses, duplexes, even single family homes in bare land strata corporations ("strata subdivisions").
In strata housing, the owners own their individual strata lots and together own the common property and common assets as a strata corporation. Learn more about understanding strata housing.
Learn more about the legal requirements for operating a strata corporation. Strata council members, owners and tenants have important roles and responsibilities.
Strata disputes can be resolved within the strata corporation, through arbitration or by going to court.
Strata legislation is regularly updated. This page conveniently summarizes changes to strata legislation and related legislation over the past five years, including legislative changes in progress such as the new 80% vote for strata termination.