Mondaq Canada: Real Estate and Construction
Aird & Berlis LLP
The law of "fixtures" – items, most commonly equipment, that can be affixed to real property.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Millennials are now the new home buyers. Unfortunately, what most millennials are now looking for in a home, isn't available to them in Toronto.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Housing in a number of cities across Canada has been put through the wringer over the past year or so, creating a difficult time for local buyers and a great time for people looking to sell.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 10, 2016, the Forfeited Corporate Property Act, 2015 (the "FCPA") came into force in Ontario.
Devry Smith Frank LLP
Short-term rental companies including Airbnb could possible be facing a proposed licensing system that would decrease the amount of properties they are capable of listing...
Blaney McMurtry LLP
As eagerly anticipated, the proposed changes to Ontario's Construction Lien Act were tabled in the Legislature on May 31.
Goodmans LLP
On May 30, 2017, the Government of Ontario introduced legislation that would, if enacted, effect major changes to how land use planning decisions are made in the province.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Most equipment lenders and mortgage lenders have heard the term "fixtures filing", however many are unaware of the implications of filing a notice against land to protect an interest in personal property.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Incorporating enables individuals in various industries to employ business advantages that were previously only available to more standard business corporations.
WeirFoulds LLP
For many years construction industry groups have been demanding changes in the law about payment on construction projects and how disputes are resolved.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
The Ontario government introduced Bill 139 on May 30, 2017 called the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017.
Gowling WLG
On May 31, Bill 142, the Construction Lien Amendment Act, 2017, was introduced in the Ontario Legislature by the Attorney General. It is expected to be passed into law in the first quarter of 2018.
Gowling WLG
In 1983, Ontario introduced the Construction Lien Act to the construction industry. It was the new law that many in the industry loved to hate.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On Wednesday May 31, 2017, Attorney General Yasir Naqvi introduced Bill 142 "An Act to Amend the Construction Lien Act" ("Bill 142") in the Ontario Legislative Assembly.
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
This is one of a series of newsletters that the Condominium Law Group at Fogler, Rubinoff LLP will be providing to our condominium industry contacts as changes to the Condominium Act, 1998 are implemented.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Attorney General Yasir Naqvi introduced Bill 142 "An Act to Amend the Construction Lien Act" in the Ontario Legislative Assembly
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On May 30, 2017, the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017 ("Bill 139") received first reading. Bill 139 manifests the Wynne government's stated desire to radically change...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On May 30, 2017, the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017 ("Bill 139") received first reading.
Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
The long awaited Final Report of former associate Chief Justice J. Douglas Cunningham's independent review of the Tarion Warranty Program has been released to much enthusiasm as well as some quiet concern.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that the Ontario government is modernizing its Construction Laws following the expert review of Ontario's Construction Lien Act...
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Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
Prior to the 1970s, fuel oil stored in USTs was a common method of heating homes and businesses in Ontario.
Miller Thomson LLP
As we are all preparing for the changes coming with the new Condominium Act, I thought I would talk about my experiences with new legislation.
The Ross Firm
Entering the housing market for the first time can be a bewildering experience, especially where financing is concerned.
Gowling WLG
In November 2016, the Ontario Municipal Board (the "Board") issued a decision that reflects a growing trend of disputes concerning development charges in Ontario.
McMillan LLP
On May 16, 2017 the Minister of Municipal Affairs, Bill Mauro and the Attorney General Yasir Naqvi, announced that the province of Ontario will be introducing new legislation that will...
Devry Smith Frank LLP
An early report Monday morning on all radio and news stations stated that two major Canadian cities have been ranked among the highest in the world for real estate. These two cities of course being Vancouver and Toronto
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
A new regime effecting the forfeiture of corporate property was recently enacted in Ontario.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
On April 20, 2017 the Ontario government announced a set of measures, dubbed the Fair Housing Plan, intended to "help more people find an affordable place to call home, while bringing stability to...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Licenses and easements are not the same thing! Depending on the rights you wish to convey, there is an important distinction between the two, which was recently highlighted in an Ontario Court of Appeal case.
The Ross Firm
The home-buying adventure is done. Buyer seals the deal with seller. Broker finalizes the paperwork. All parties sign on the dotted line and deposit monies goes into a broker trust fund.
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