Vancouver Island Real Estate Board

Property Manager’s Liability for an Assault Upon a Tenant #79

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A. LL.B. A case involving an assault upon a tenant will be of interest not only to property managers and owners of rental properties, but perhaps also to Strata Corporations. The facts involve the rape of a tenant by an employee of the Company managing the property for the owners. The police concluded

Royal Bank Appraisals; Personal Liability on Company Cheques #61

Legally Speaking

By Gerry NeelyB.A. LL.B. From time to time suggestions are made for topics for Legally Speaking columns and, if they are of general interest and haven’t been covered before, we will try to use them. One suggestion comes from the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board and it concerns a memorandum sent to all Royal Bank fee appraisers.

Unregistered Charges, Wood Stoves and Other Matters #41

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By Gerry NeelyB.A. LL.B. From time to time individual licensees or boards write to BCREA to advise them of problems arising in their area which may be of interest to other licensees throughout the Province. In that category, Vancouver Island Real Estate Board has raised the problems relating to wood stoves in homes which are