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  • The BIG SIX: How to draft a good BC Real Estate Purchase Contract. Six Mistakes to AvoidApril 11, 2017

    Writing a good contract of purchase and sale The contract of purchase and sale governs the transaction between the buyer and the seller.  As you are representing the buyer or seller, you must ensure that the agreement properly reflects the intentions of your clients and fully protects their interest … Read more »

  • Real Estate Nightmare #3 : The Cost of the Stolen TitleMarch 23, 2017

    This is the third and last video in the Real Estate Nightmares Series. [VIDEO] There have been cases of property-related fraud in British Columbia. Your lawyer can usually spot anything unusual in your file early on and avoid complications down the line. Transcript: KENNETH PAZDER: “[He] basically o … Read more »

  • $600,000 Mistake made in purchasing from Non-ResidentMarch 21, 2017

    Beware when you are buying real estate in Canada from a NON-RESIDENT! S.116 of the Income Tax Act requires a buyer to “make reasonable inquiries” to ascertain the residency status of any seller of real property. That generally starts with the seller checking the “resident or non-resident” box contai … Read more »

  • Real Estate Nightmare # 2. No Homeowners’ InsuranceMarch 16, 2017

    [Real Estate Nightmare # 2. No Homeowners’ Insurance] This is the second entry in a 3-Part Series entitled ‘Real Estate Nightmares’. Nightmare #2: Buyer of a strata condo failed to get Homeowners’ Insurance and shortly after was liable for damage to the common property, costing him a deductible of $ … Read more »

  • Real Estate Nightmare # 1. Insurance & WarrantiesMarch 10, 2017

    This is the first entry in a 3-Part Series entitled ‘Real Estate Nightmares’. Nightmare #1: The property’s warranty was not properly put in place and a good fraction had already run out.  As a result, the buyer inherited a huge lawsuit. A problem like this can often be avoided by having a lawyer rev … Read more »