What is Conveyancing?
When purchasing any type of property, you will need to navigate and complete the conveyancing process. Conveyancing is best defined as the legal process for transferring the ownership of a...Read More
Real Estate Lawyer Responsibilities
If you are buying or selling a home or commercial property, it is crucial to ensure that you are completing each step of the process properly and considering every detail....Read More
Why Should You Hire a Lawyer When Purchasing a Home?
When it comes to purchasing a home, small mistakes and mishandled details can add up and lead to major headaches down the road. While it is possible to purchase a...Read More
Joint Tenancy as an Estate Planning Tool
Joint Tenancy as an Estate Planning Tool In an article last year, we described two types of ownership structure: joint tenancy and tenancy-in-common. To summarize, joint tenancy is a form...Read More
Joint Tenancy vs. Tenancy-in-Common
When purchasing property, there are many factors to consider before signing the final purchase agreement. While factors like closing dates, inspections, and subjects are commonly considered, many buyers do not...Read More
When Should You Hire a Real Estate Lawyer?
Real estate transactions can be extremely complex and difficult to navigate. As one of the largest transactions of your life, there will be many elements and considerations to keep track...Read More
LOTR Update: New Deadline
Before we start – here’s a recap of relevant dates and terms related to the LOTA and this update: November 30, 2020: This is the date that the LOTA came...Read More
Land Owner Transparency Registry: An Update
Starting on November 30, 2020, in order to properly file an application to register an “interest in land” in B.C. under the Land Title Act, the transferee (usually a buyer)...Read More
Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Real Estate Lawyer
If you are buying or selling a home or commercial property, there are many important considerations to keep in mind during the process. To ensure that no important details are...Read More
Joint Tenancy? Tenancy-in-Common? What’s the difference?
What is Joint Tenancy? Joint Tenancy is a form of ownership where two or more people own the entire property together. There is no fractional ownership in a joint tenancy....Read More