Lease Registration in Ontario

Question: Does a residential lease that was originally listed on the MLS get registered the same way a sale does?  In other words, can you look it up after to …

Stackable Conditions Work Well

You don’t always have to have all your Conditions spelled out one after the other taking up pages and pages in an agreement. Why not consider stacking them? Let’s merge …

Going Unconditional in Ontario

Question: How do you firm up a deal and make it binding? Answer: Watch for the correct terminology. The Agreement was already “binding” and it was “firm”. However, it contained …

Disclosure of a Death in the House

Fundamental Difference Question: Do you have to disclose a death? What if it was a suicide? What if it was a murder? Answer: Sometimes you do and sometimes you don’t. …

April Session Times

April Session Times April 4, 5, and 6 (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) April 11, 12 and 13 (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday) Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm each day April Session Courses …

Root of Title Example

(Ontario) Let’s assume that A grants the right to B to sell his property. That right is evidenced by a Power of Attorney. A dies, and the POS is no …

Delayed Possession Date

(Ontario) Question: How do you approach the issue of closing early but renting to seller for two months (something that would ensure they actually do leave on xx date)? Answer: …

Deceased without Relatives

Question: What happens to a property when someone dies without any relatives? Answer: There are relatives, you just don’t happen to know who they are. This type of an estate …