Category: Real Estate Law

photo of a Real Estate lawyer's desk, a common place to find a Real Estate lawyer or legal assistant working on a number of aspects of a real estate purchase or sale for a client

Most Common Real Estate Disbursements

One of the most popular questions asked of any real estate lawyer is how much are the total legal fees when buying or selling a property. Most lawyers will quote a flat rate plus GST and disbursements.  So what are these disbursements and how much are they on a typical transaction?

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The Importance of Hiring a Real Estate Lawyer for My Real Estate Transaction

Hiring a real estate lawyer is essential if you want to avoid mistakes and ensure a sound legal transaction when buying and selling property in Alberta. Their experience and expertise with real estate transactions in Alberta can help you avoid mistakes and help ensure that you're participating in a sound legal transaction. Participating in a sale or purchase of real estate property usually involves a large amount of paperwork. Missing a key element might be easy to do if you're not used to working with this type of transaction regularly.

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