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Posted on July 14, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

July 14, 2021 By Brian Babcock Most commercial leases contain clauses that describe the respective responsibility of the landlord and the tenant to repair or […]

Posted on June 29, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law, Wills & Estates

June 29, 2021 By Brian Babcock The idea of a family cottage property being passed down through the generations appeals to many. However, without careful […]

Posted on June 1, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

June 1, 2021 By Brian Babcock The Ontario Court of Appeal continues to apply a common sense approach to interpreting agreements of purchase and sale. […]

Posted on May 17, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

May 17, 2021 By Brian Babcock An agreement of purchase and sale of real estate, like any contract, will be interpreted in a way which […]

Posted on May 10, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

May 10, 2021 By Brian Babcock For centuries, the primary remedy when an agreement of purchase and sale did not close was “specific performance” – […]

Posted on March 30, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

March 30, 2021 By Brian Babcock We see all too many cases where after a real estate deal closes, the buyer sues the seller (and […]

Posted on March 7, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

March 7, 2021 By Meghan Payment With more people than ever staying in and working from home, Northern Ontario has experienced a boom in residential […]

Posted on February 21, 2021 In Articles, Corporate & Commercial Law, Real Estate Law

February 21, 2021 By Brian Babcock Unincorporated associations are very common creatures. Most of us belong to them at some stage. Sports teams, clubs, and […]

Posted on February 14, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law, Wills & Estates

February 14, 2021 By Brian Babcock Proprietary estoppel is an equitable doctrine which developed historically to prevent people from reneging on promises related to interests […]

Posted on February 8, 2021 In Articles, Real Estate Law

February 8, 2021 By Brian Babcock Even during a pandemic, the inability to obtain financing may not allow a buyer to walk away from a contract. […]