Whose Responsibility is it to Prepare the Transfer Documents? #170

Legally Speaking

By Gerry Neely B.A., LL.B. Paragraph 3 of the Contract of Purchase and Sale states that the purchaser will bear all costs of the conveyance; this is consistent with a number of decisions in the B.C. Supreme Court made between 1975 and 1990 which held that it is the purchaser’s obligation to prepare and tender

Nuisance and the Limitation Act #169

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A., LL.B. Noise, vibrations, odors, overhanging trees and underground roots, pollution of air or water, obstruction of highways or navigable waters or access, flooding and depriving land of support: this is not a complete list of conduct by your neighbor which may do harm to your property or to you. If your neighbor’s