Real estate transactions can be complex and potentially intimidating for a new home buyer. We appreciate these pressures and take the time to explain the process to our new clients.
From a starter condominium to a multi-million dollar estate, we can assist with a variety of different transactions.
We have developed a step-by-step guide to make the process clearer and less stressful, especially concerning the costs (land transfer tax, legal fees, other potential costs). This package is provided to clients who have retained us for their purchases.
Our philosophy is one of personal service. As a result, you can be rest assured that you will be able to contact and speak to Tannis when you have questions or concerns.
When acting for a seller, our goal is to ensure that the transaction runs as smoothly as possible and that if there are problems needing to be addressed, they are dealt with quickly and appropriately with minimal disruption to our clients.
We have created flat-rate packages for the purchase of residential purchases and sales to assist clients with budgeting and transparency. At times, there may be complexities with a transaction which require additional disbursements or fees. These are always discussed with our clients before any work is undertaken.
We are experienced in many issues which go beyond the standard residential transaction, such as:
Invariably, estate planning goes hand in hand with real estate law. We offer estate planning advice to our clients, recognizing the specific needs of each individual client.
Whether estate planning is required because of a separation or divorce, new home purchase or new child, or advice and representation for estate administration including acting as an Estate Trustee, we are able to assist in a thoughtful and compassionate manner.
Effective estate planning requires attention to detail and a substantive understanding of each client’s unique situation. In order to affect an estate plan which will be useful for our clients, we collect detailed information and work with other professionals such as: financial planners, bankers, accountants and life insurance agents to ensure our clients needs are met and their instructions are properly carried out.
As part of her general solicitor’s practice, we perovide a variety of corporate/commercial legal services to our small business clients and appropriate referrals for those who require more complex engagements.
Some of these services that we provide are set out below: