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Being involved in any of the stages of buying or selling a piece of property should not be taken lightly, especially in the Okanagan marketplace. Our lawyers offer a broad range of services in all types of residential and commercial real estate matters. Our real estate department lives here too, and is experienced in all areas of real estate law including purchase and sale transactions, mortgages, land developments, and subdivisions.

Why You Need a Real Estate Lawyer to Help You

You may be tempted to try to handle a real estate transaction on your own. However, there are many complexities associated with the law and regulations that you need to be aware of well before you begin. Whether you are interested in selling or buying residential or commercial property, our real estate lawyers focus on providing thorough and timely services to our clients in an economical manner.

Our team has an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding results even in very challenging situations. Every client and every file is treated with importance and receives our best efforts and attention to detail.

Various Types of Transactions:

  • First time home buyers
  • Purchase
  • Sale
  • Refinancing, Mortgages
  • Private Mortgages, representing borrower or lender
  • Construction Mortgages
  • Joint Venture and Co-Ownership Agreements
  • Title Transfer
  • Transfer or Refinancing due to Separation Agreement or Court Order
  • Title Search & Review
  • Severing Joint Tenancies
  • Easements
  • Court Ordered Sales (uncontested)
  • And more

Various Types of Industries

  • Residential Homes
  • Condominiums
  • Rental and Tenanted Properties
  • New Builds
  • Multi-Unit Properties
  • Rural Properties (with wells and septic systems)
  • Townhouses
  • Vacant Lands
  • Modular Homes on Leased Land
  • Farms
  • And more

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Kelowna Real Estate Lawyers

B-20 mortgage stress test

A change to the B-20 mortgage stress test has set a minimum qualifying rate of 5.25% and limits a buyer’s purchasing power by about 4% in comparison to the previous regulation.

Kelowna Real Estate Lawyers

Valuable properties

One of BC’s most valuable properties which belongs to Chip Wilson, has seen an increase in value since last year although it has yet to exceed it’s estimated 2018 value.

Real Estate Lawyers

Clay Williams
Dylan Switzer
Nancy Ling
Chris Fraser
Associate Counsel
Colin Flannigan
Tanvir Gill
Russell Tse
Pius Omene

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Latest News & Articles

Real Estate

Kelowna's Short Term Rentals Landscape

February 16, 2024 Hosts Clay Williams, Partner, and Tanvir Gill, Associate take a look at Kelowna's evolving real estate legal scene with the latest "Very controversial and wide-ranging measure" the government is taking and the latest details of the Province's denial of the exemptions to Kelowna's short-term rental rule changes. This episode offers insights into British Columbia's new short-term rental legislation, featuring Russell Tse from FH&P. Learn about its impact on property owners, housing affordability, and the balance between tourism and residential needs. Essential for those interested in real estate trends and legal changes in Kelowna.

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Navigating Property Disputes in BC with a Strategy and maybe even a Smile

December 28, 2023 The guide provides a lighthearted yet practical approach to resolving property disputes in British Columbia. It emphasizes starting with friendly neighbour discussions, using resources like the Land Title and Survey Authority for factual clarity, opting for mediation, and seeking legal advice when necessary. The aim is to transform disputes into positive community-building experiences.

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Law Talk Season 2 Episode 02

December 28, 2023 FH&P Lawyers "Law Talk" offers a deep dive into real estate contracts. This episode covers contract formation, essential elements, and transaction-specific conditions, targeting real estate and legal professionals as well as homebuyers.

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