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Property Transfer Tax Changes – Additional Property Transfer Tax

If you are a non-resident of Canada looking at purchasing property in the Regional District of Central Okanagan (“CORD”), the changes to Property Transfer Tax announced by the government of British Columbia on February 20, 2018 will be of particular importance. As of February 21,...

Introduction to Probate Fees

In most circumstances, a grant of probate (or administration) from the Supreme Court of British Columbia will be required to distribute your estate. The Probate Fee Act of British Columbia requires the payment of a “probate fee” if the value of the estate exceeds $25,000. In this...

Closing vs. Possession Date

When you purchase a new home or sell your existing home, there are various dates that are important in the process including the closing date (also known as the completion date) and the possession date which are both discussed in this article.  We regularly get asked questions...