Having an amazing lawyer who specializes in real estate is just as important as having a great mortgage broker and realtor!

Our real estate lawyer is the best at what he does AND will offer you a 15% discount!

Do I need a lawyer to buy a house?

In some provinces you can use a notary to manage the transfer of title of a property.  In Alberta it is required to hire a lawyer for your home purchase.

Do i need a lawyer who specializes in real estate?

No, but Yes!  Technically you can use any lawyer to help with your home purchase, but please don’t! 

Having a great real estate lawyer will save you time, money and stress.  Trust me, I learned this the hard way!

A good real estate lawyer will:

A good real estate lawyer will have experience dealing with all sorts of issues that pop up during a real estate transaction. 

They are creative in finding solutions to make sure your transaction will close:

How much does a real estate lawyer cost?

This is a tough one to answer because there are a few variables.  For a typical home the cost is between $1400 and $2200 after all is said and done.

Our specialized real estate lawyers are the best in the business AND will offer you the same 10% discount offered to us for the volume we do.

Do I need to use a local real estate lawyer?

No, but your lawyer does need to practice in the same province as the home you are buying.

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