Title Insurance – Part 1 of 3 #321

Legally Speaking

By Gerry Neely B.A. LL.B We in British Columbia take pride in our Land Title registration system because we can satisfy ourselves as to the state of title with a 60 second online search, instead of waiting a week or so for a title search, as in the State of Washington. However, our system does

Encroaching Buildings or Fences – Property Law Act, Section 32 #143

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A. LL.B. If someone offers to bet on favourable odds to you that he can subdivide a parcel of land and register title to part of it in his name without ploughing through the usual subdivision process with all of its approval requirements, don’t take the bet. The reason-Section 32 of the Properly Law