Real Estate Law in Calgary, Alberta
Kahane Law Office offers a number of real estate law related services. We understand that the process of buying, selling and refinancing your home can often be very stressful for people. At Kahane Law Office in Calgary, Alberta, we pride ourselves on our ability to help simplify and explain the process in order to ensure that your real estate transaction is as stress-free as possible. We are a residential real estate law firm that cares. The help you need when buying, selling or refinancing a home 403-225-8810.
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Our Real Estate Law Team
Our team of experienced Calgary based lawyers and legal assistants are able to assist buyers and sellers of both residential and commercial properties and are available to facilitate these transactions from the stage of initial real estate contract drafting and review right through to possession. We are also able to facilitate all necessary steps dealing with the preparation of mortgage documents from your lender as well as the preparation or review of vendor take-back mortgages as required. In addition, for clients refinancing an existing mortgage, we are able to expedite the process to ensure that clients receive funds properly and on time. Learn more about our Calgary real estate lawyers here.
Types of Real Estate Legal Services
Residential Real Estate Law
Our office also offers real estate services which include title transfers, dower releases, builder’s liens (both filing and defending against liens), and review of Real Property Reports. Kahane Law Office can also assist in the drafting of agreements charging land, including promissory notes and the filing of caveats. We are able to assist in the drafting, review and registration of all documents required by the Land Titles Office.
Due to the nature of today’s changing market, our real estate team includes lawyers who are able to assist clients with the drafting and review of Agreements for Sale (or Rent-to-Own Agreements), residential and commercial leases, and rental agreements.
We are also able to help you with a transfer of land ownership through a title transfer. Learn more about title transfers here. We can also help with fixing or changing your land title registered address on your existing title if needed.
Our Calgary lawyer can also help with land title transfers to surviving joint tenants under a right of survivorship.
Mobile Homes & Manufactured Homes
Kahane Law mobile home lawyers act for people buying and selling mobile homes. We also act when current owners refinance their existing mobile home. Our experience extends to mobile home lease reviews and drafting. For mobile home park owners, our experience extends legal issues specific to an owner.
Commercial Real Estate Law
Our commercial real estate lawyers are able to help with a wide range of transactions. Acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, financing and more. Follow this link to learn more about the specifics of our commercial law firm services.
Commercial Lease Law
Our team of commercial lawyers can help you as a landlord or a tenant in Calgary with respect to real estate law. We have acted for a wide variety of types of buildings and for a large variety of businesses. Learn more about our services related to commercial leases here.
We can assist both borrowers and lenders when deal with mortgage financing. Our team deals with commercial and residential mortgages on a regular basis. Learn more about mortgage refinancing here.
Our construction financing and mortgage lawyers are able to help with all aspects of construction mortgages. This includes each stage from creating the mortgage documents to financing the last draw.
Our real estate lawyers are able to help clients with their bridge financing. Also called interim financing or a bridge loan, these funds are used to help buy a home before someone’s old home is sold.
Private lending involves borrowing funds, in this case secured against real estate, where the funding comes from a private individual or company. We act for borrowers as well as lenders. In private lending situations, we often cannot act for both at the same time. When a borrower requires independent legal advice in a private lending situation, we can help.
Real Estate Litigation
Our firm’s litigation department offers a wealth of knowledge and experience in real estate related litigation should any problems arise during or after the completion of your real estate transaction, which may include breaches of the real estate contract. Our real estate law team also deals with foreclosure actions. We can act for a borrower or a lender in these matters.
Condominium Boards & Management Companies
As a full service firm, we can meet all the legal needs of condominium boards and management companies. Our condominium lawyers understand all aspects of real estate law as it relates to condos. Learn more about how we can help with condominium specific legal issues here.
Out of Town Real Estate Transactions
Kahane Law Office is also able to assist clients who are purchasing or selling a home outside of Alberta or Canada by providing notary services and are also able to prepare documents for clients who are buying or selling property in Alberta but are currently out of the province or country. As Alberta based real estate law professionals, we are not allowed to give legal advice about other provinces or countries. As an Acceptance Agent for the IRS we can even help you get your Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN) for the US.
Real Estate Law Flat Rates: Value and Peace of Mind
*Please note that our lawyers who focus on the sale, purchase, and refinancing of homes do so on a flat rate basis with no hidden fees. Our flat rate fees ensure that clients know what they will be charged at the beginning of the transaction. Here is more information about what makes up real estate legal fees. Please see our flat rate fees for details. Connect today at 403-225-8810 locally in Calgary, Alberta, we can be called toll-free at 1-877-225-8817 or email us here directly.