Tag: Covenants

"Can I bring my (dogs/cats/lizards/emus) to my new home" is a phone call I get on a weekly basis by Purchasers who want to ensure the furry, fuzzy, and scaly members of their family are welcome in their new home Generally there are three sources of law that can impose limitations on the right of a home owner to have...

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The Peachland Wildfire highlighted the importance of good urban planning and the use of Wildfire Covenants to reduce the danger posed by wildfires in the Okanagan  The Ponderosa Golf Course development by TreeGroup acted as an important firebreak to prevent the fires from spreading into the densely populated Princeton...

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The filing of a subdivision plan in the Land Title Office cannot occur without the approval of an Approving Officer appointed by the local municipal authority (s88 Land Title Act) It is common practice for most municipalities to issue a Preliminary Layout Review letter (PLR Letter) which sets out what the approving of...

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