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ISBN: 1-55258-468-2
Pages: 1174
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BC Real Estate Practice Manual

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This book is essential for: junior to intermediate lawyers in real estate practice, and helpful for seasoned practitioners.

Current to: April 1, 2010  

A practical day-to-day guide to real estate conveyancing

This practical, day-to-day guide leads you quickly and completely through the necessary steps of a conveyance. The manual includes:

• thorough discussion of residential property, including searches and investigations
• summary chapter on commercial property transactions
• special considerations for strata lots
• discussion of lawyers' undertakings and professional responsibility issues
• the latest case law on duties of real estate licensees
• full coverage of tax considerations for both residential and commercial property
• practical advice and remedies for a collapsing deal

Rounding out this all-in-one resource are 130 of the most common real estate forms and precedents, including essential land title office documents.

Subscriptions include online access with search capability and links to the full text of case law and legislation, updates each spring, and forms and precedents on CD-ROM.

Highlights of the 2010 Update

  • electronic trust withdrawals under $25 million
  • change in “simple conveyance” disqualification
  • change to qualification as “taxable Canadian property”
  • HST considerations for purchasers and vendors
  • money laundering reporting requirements of developers
  • new case law:
    • licensee remuneration
    • developers’ disclosure statements
    • exceptions to indefeasibility of title—fraud
    • vendor’s claim to deposit in collapsed deal

CLEBC Legal Editor
L. Joy Tataryn  



Editorial Board Douglas E. Bolton
Book Author Damon J. Chisholm
Book Author Sergio C. Custodio
Book Author Neil R.A. Davie
Book Author Brian K. Evans
Book Author Christopher L.T. Falk
Book Author Carolyn Sara Gulabsingh
Book Author Gayle Hunter
Book Author Gordon R. Johnson
Editorial Board Randy G. Klarenbach
Book Author Glenn Leung
Book Author Brenda M. Lightbody
Book Author The Honourable Judge Edna M. Ritchie
Book Author Mark A. Schmidt
Editorial Board Craig W. Shirreff
Editorial Board Professor Mary Anne Waldron, QC
Book Author Mike Walker
Book Author James H.M. Warnock
Book Author Edward L. Wilson
Book Author Paul L.Y. Yeung

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