RLR’s Real Estate lawyers provide a full range of legal services including services related to residential and commercial conveyancing, leasing and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, condominium law (also known as strata property law), zoning and by-law issues, municipal and environmental matters and real estate disputes of every description.
RLR’s work in the area includes past experience acting on behalf of individuals, corporations, and a range of institutional and government clients. As one of the most well-established and largest law firms in the mid, South and North Vancouver Island regions, RLR’s collective experience with local and regional real estate markets provides us with a unique depth of knowledge in representing our clients in all matters concerning their real estate holdings.
Indigenous land ownership and land located on reserves
There may be additional considerations that apply if you are an Indigenous person who owns land on a reserve. Visit our Aboriginal Law practice page for more information.
B.C. Land Owner Transparency Register
On November 30, 2020, the Land Owner Transparency Act (“LOTA”) came into force in British Columbia. This legislation will impact almost everyone who acquires or currently holds an interest in land through a corporation, partnership, or trust.
Learn more about the LOTA, who is affected, and how to comply with the Act’s requirements in our blog post B.C. Introduces Land Owner Transparency Register.
If you have questions or concerns about the new Act or the Register we invite you to contact us.
RLR Lawyers will be closed on Sept 30, 2021, to commemorate The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
This blog post announces that RLR Law will be closed on Thursday, September 30th, 2021 for Truth and Reconciliation day.
As of September 14, 2021, RLR Lawyers continues to comply with health directions provided to B.C. businesses by the Provincial Health Authority and implement prudent practices on site. We also want to share the measures we are taking to protect our clients, our staff, and our communities. The risk of transmission at workplaces is a…
On November 30, 2020, the Land Owner Transparency Act (“LOTA”) came into force in B.C. This legislation will impact almost everyone who acquires or currently holds an interest in land through a corporation, partnership, or trust. In particular, LOTA: requires disclosure by individuals who hold, directly or indirectly, beneficial interests in land in British Columbia through a…