When Should a Buyer Agent Measure the Property? #469

Realtor explaining documents to clients

By: Mike Mangan, B.A., LL.B. Must a buyer’s agent verify area measurements? A recent Saskatchewan case illustrates the approach typically taken by the courts and the regulatory authorities. In Hack v. Rusnak the first-time buyers were a twenty-something couple looking for a first home in a hot market.1 In British Columbia terms, this was a limited dual agency