Definition : Balcony

Architectural element of a façade positioned in a projecting position and surrounded by a guardrail. A balcony often has one or more French windows. It communicates with the room of an adjoining interior private portion. In divided co-ownership, the balcony is presumed to be a common portion. It is generally referred to as a common portion for restricted use.

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A co-owner has placed a satellite dish on his balcony, while the declaration of co-ownership prohibits it. Question: What should the board do in this situation?
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I live on the 5th floor of an 8-storey building. The co-owner on the 7th storey uses his balcony to let the dog urinate and defecate. Unfortunately, the urine and droppings fall back on our balconies. The situation has been going on for almost two years. We sent him e-mails, but they didn’t solve anything. The syndicate has been aware of this situation for a year and a half but nothing is happening. The last few weeks the situation has worsened, because we receive several times a day drops of urine and it stains the windows and the smell is always present. I have to remove my plants and herbs from the edge of the balcony. This week I made a complaint to the City, which should send the co-owner a letter. Question: If the situation persists, I would like to know what are my rights?
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1er novembre 2012 - Beaucoup de récents bâtiments en condominiums ont des sorties d'air sous les balcons.  Dans une chronique antérieure (29 novembre 2010) nous avons expliqué un système de ventilation efficace et usuel en évacuant l'air au toit et en alimentant les logements centralement par de l'air de remplacement préchauffé et parfois climatisé.
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