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Chattels Versus Fixtures

March 14, 2019

You may have heard the terms chattel and fixture thrown around by an Ontario real estate lawyer or agent, but what do these terms actually mean? It is important to understand the difference between fixtures and chattels because Ontario real estate law treats each differently. The general rule in Ontario is that all fixtures become…Read More

Buying a Home in Ontario: How can Your Real Estate Lawyer Help?

March 12, 2019

When you buy a home in Ontario, you will need to retain a real estate lawyer who will assist you with the purchase of your property. Your real estate lawyer will carry out a number of tasks and deal with various issues on your behalf. The following are some of the tasks that will be…Read More

When a Deal Falls Through, Who Keeps the Deposit?

March 7, 2019

The deposit paid by the buyer for the purchase of real estate in Ontario is only released in the event that the sale goes through, upon mutual release of the parties, court order or due to a specific term in the contract.   Court Order In the event that a court order is sought, the…Read More

Mortgage Default: Remedies Available to the Bank and What You Can Do to Stop It…

March 5, 2019

When you have a mortgage on a property and fail to live up to the Mortgage terms a bank has three practical remedies under its standard charge terms – it can move to foreclose on the property, issue a Power of Sale or apply to the Court for a Judicial Sale.   As Judicial Sales are…Read More

The Right of Inspection

February 28, 2019

Recently, we were approached by a buyer whose real estate salesperson neglected to include an clause allowing him/her to inspect the property.  The Buyer was concerned that the Seller was going to remove the appliances and replace them with inferior ones. What were his options? With regards to a professional inspection, the Buyer was simply…Read More

Tag: Real Estate

All real estate related posts.

Chattels Versus Fixtures

March 14, 2019

You may have heard the terms chattel and fixture thrown around by an Ontario real estate lawyer or agent, but what do these terms actually mean? It is important to understand the difference between fixtures and chattels because Ontario real estate law treats each differently. The general rule in Ontario is that all fixtures become…Read More

Buying a Home in Ontario: How can Your Real Estate Lawyer Help?

March 12, 2019

When you buy a home in Ontario, you will need to retain a real estate lawyer who will assist you with the purchase of your property. Your real estate lawyer will carry out a number of tasks and deal with various issues on your behalf. The following are some of the tasks that will be…Read More

When a Deal Falls Through, Who Keeps the Deposit?

March 7, 2019

The deposit paid by the buyer for the purchase of real estate in Ontario is only released in the event that the sale goes through, upon mutual release of the parties, court order or due to a specific term in the contract.   Court Order In the event that a court order is sought, the…Read More

Mortgage Default: Remedies Available to the Bank and What You Can Do to Stop It…

March 5, 2019

When you have a mortgage on a property and fail to live up to the Mortgage terms a bank has three practical remedies under its standard charge terms – it can move to foreclose on the property, issue a Power of Sale or apply to the Court for a Judicial Sale.   As Judicial Sales are…Read More

The Right of Inspection

February 28, 2019

Recently, we were approached by a buyer whose real estate salesperson neglected to include an clause allowing him/her to inspect the property.  The Buyer was concerned that the Seller was going to remove the appliances and replace them with inferior ones. What were his options? With regards to a professional inspection, the Buyer was simply…Read More

Tag: Real Estate

All real estate related posts.

Chattels Versus Fixtures

March 14, 2019

You may have heard the terms chattel and fixture thrown around by an Ontario real estate lawyer or agent, but what do these terms actually mean? It is important to understand the difference between fixtures and chattels because Ontario real estate law treats each differently. The general rule in Ontario is that all fixtures become…Read More

Buying a Home in Ontario: How can Your Real Estate Lawyer Help?

March 12, 2019

When you buy a home in Ontario, you will need to retain a real estate lawyer who will assist you with the purchase of your property. Your real estate lawyer will carry out a number of tasks and deal with various issues on your behalf. The following are some of the tasks that will be…Read More

When a Deal Falls Through, Who Keeps the Deposit?

March 7, 2019

The deposit paid by the buyer for the purchase of real estate in Ontario is only released in the event that the sale goes through, upon mutual release of the parties, court order or due to a specific term in the contract.   Court Order In the event that a court order is sought, the…Read More

Mortgage Default: Remedies Available to the Bank and What You Can Do to Stop It…

March 5, 2019

When you have a mortgage on a property and fail to live up to the Mortgage terms a bank has three practical remedies under its standard charge terms – it can move to foreclose on the property, issue a Power of Sale or apply to the Court for a Judicial Sale.   As Judicial Sales are…Read More

The Right of Inspection

February 28, 2019

Recently, we were approached by a buyer whose real estate salesperson neglected to include an clause allowing him/her to inspect the property.  The Buyer was concerned that the Seller was going to remove the appliances and replace them with inferior ones. What were his options? With regards to a professional inspection, the Buyer was simply…Read More

Tag: Real Estate

All real estate related posts.

Chattels Versus Fixtures

March 14, 2019

You may have heard the terms chattel and fixture thrown around by an Ontario real estate lawyer or agent, but what do these terms actually mean? It is important to understand the difference between fixtures and chattels because Ontario real estate law treats each differently. The general rule in Ontario is that all fixtures become…Read More

Buying a Home in Ontario: How can Your Real Estate Lawyer Help?

March 12, 2019

When you buy a home in Ontario, you will need to retain a real estate lawyer who will assist you with the purchase of your property. Your real estate lawyer will carry out a number of tasks and deal with various issues on your behalf. The following are some of the tasks that will be…Read More

When a Deal Falls Through, Who Keeps the Deposit?

March 7, 2019

The deposit paid by the buyer for the purchase of real estate in Ontario is only released in the event that the sale goes through, upon mutual release of the parties, court order or due to a specific term in the contract.   Court Order In the event that a court order is sought, the…Read More

Mortgage Default: Remedies Available to the Bank and What You Can Do to Stop It…

March 5, 2019

When you have a mortgage on a property and fail to live up to the Mortgage terms a bank has three practical remedies under its standard charge terms – it can move to foreclose on the property, issue a Power of Sale or apply to the Court for a Judicial Sale.   As Judicial Sales are…Read More

The Right of Inspection

February 28, 2019

Recently, we were approached by a buyer whose real estate salesperson neglected to include an clause allowing him/her to inspect the property.  The Buyer was concerned that the Seller was going to remove the appliances and replace them with inferior ones. What were his options? With regards to a professional inspection, the Buyer was simply…Read More

Tag: Real Estate

All real estate related posts.

Chattels Versus Fixtures

March 14, 2019

You may have heard the terms chattel and fixture thrown around by an Ontario real estate lawyer or agent, but what do these terms actually mean? It is important to understand the difference between fixtures and chattels because Ontario real estate law treats each differently. The general rule in Ontario is that all fixtures become…Read More

Buying a Home in Ontario: How can Your Real Estate Lawyer Help?

March 12, 2019

When you buy a home in Ontario, you will need to retain a real estate lawyer who will assist you with the purchase of your property. Your real estate lawyer will carry out a number of tasks and deal with various issues on your behalf. The following are some of the tasks that will be…Read More

When a Deal Falls Through, Who Keeps the Deposit?

March 7, 2019

The deposit paid by the buyer for the purchase of real estate in Ontario is only released in the event that the sale goes through, upon mutual release of the parties, court order or due to a specific term in the contract.   Court Order In the event that a court order is sought, the…Read More

Mortgage Default: Remedies Available to the Bank and What You Can Do to Stop It…

March 5, 2019

When you have a mortgage on a property and fail to live up to the Mortgage terms a bank has three practical remedies under its standard charge terms – it can move to foreclose on the property, issue a Power of Sale or apply to the Court for a Judicial Sale.   As Judicial Sales are…Read More

The Right of Inspection

February 28, 2019

Recently, we were approached by a buyer whose real estate salesperson neglected to include an clause allowing him/her to inspect the property.  The Buyer was concerned that the Seller was going to remove the appliances and replace them with inferior ones. What were his options? With regards to a professional inspection, the Buyer was simply…Read More