Tag: Kelowna Notary

WFN-Tesoro Arca- Townhomes for Toys Lease FAQ Tesoro Arca is a townhome community located around the corner from Two Eagles Golf Course on Cougar Road in West Kelowna What is the term Unless earlier terminated, the sublease expires September 29, 2106 Upon termination of the lease, your leasehold interest will...

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…with our user-friendly Closing Cost Calculator! There are many different fees and disbursements that go along with purchasing a new home in British Columbia  Our calculator makes it easy to find out how much your dream home is going to cost  Simply input the figures for your desired property and the calculator ...

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In the last six months, merely finding a home in Kelowna has become very difficult as more and more Buyers enter the area for jobs, lifestyle and retirement and once you have found your dream home what do you do next Due your "Due Diligence"; call your real estate lawyer to review you title and work through the ...

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In the last few weeks the Kelowna Real Estate market has seen a dramatic increase in sale activity (see OMREB stats here) and in some sectors of our market (particularly single family homes under 500k) signs of a "Sellers Market" have begun to emerge (see my January post here) The rather quick shift from a Buyer's M...

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The end of June is "high season" for residential real estate closing As the school year comes to the close and the weather turns warmer, people want to get the "business of moving" done prior to enjoying summer holidays There are a couple of unique considerations for Kelowna Real Estate at this time of year, all of ...

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A Power of Attorney (POA) allows another person to make financial and legal decisions for someone else In the context of residential real estate, these documents can be very helpful in the many situations, including: a Buyer or Seller is on active military duty overseas; a Seller is on vacation or otherwise not ...

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In a recent Kelowna court case, Oyelese v Sorensen, 2013 BCSC 940 (CanLII), has received widespread local media attention as the Sorensens have been ordered by the Court to remove their encroaching swimming pool from their neighbors lands Like most Real Estate Lawyers, our firm has received lots of questions on this ca...

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My mum's family is from Edmonton and I had the fortune of going to the University of Alberta in Edmonton for 10 years Although I enjoyed the great people I met in Alberta, I was always drawn to come back home to Kelowna Kelowna Real Estate has a special allure for many Alberta buyers for many good reasons, a few of ...

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West Harbour is a residential community and marina located immediately across Lake Okanagan from Kelowna, BC and developed by Troika Developments What is the term  Unless earlier terminated, the sublease expires June 5, 2107 Upon termination of the lease, your leasehold interest will expire and you must remove al...

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Elkridge is a mixed townhome and single family home community located on Elk Road near the Two Eagles Golf Course in Westbank, British Columbia What is the term  Unless earlier terminated, the sublease expires: January 2, 2109 At the end of the term, your leasehold interest will expire and you must leave the premi...

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By: Peter Borszcz, Real Estate Lawyer, Montgomery Miles & Stone Law Firm Irrespective of economic conditions, foreclosure properties are often viewed as a “deal” for the savvy real estate investor However, courts in British Columbia have a duty to ensure that foreclosure properties are being sold as close to the...

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Is a Deposit Refundable The British Columbia Court of Appeal recent released its decision in Tang v Zhang, 2013 BCCA 52, and expressly overturned the 2009 case of Agosti v Winter In Agosti, there had been a dichotomy of contractual language that either renders something a “true deposit” (which would be forfeit...

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