WHAT B.C.’s NEW WILLS LAW MEANS FOR YOU

Posted in: Wills and Estates- May 06, 2014 Comments Off on WHAT B.C.’s NEW WILLS LAW MEANS FOR YOU

There’s a sweeping new wills law in B.C. you should know about. Called the Wills, Estate and Succession Act (WESA), it came into effect on March 31, 2014. WESA overhauls many of the rules about wills and what can happen with your estate – some of the new rules could affect you. Let’s start with […]

WHY AND WHEN TITLE INSURANCE?

Posted in: Real Estate- May 05, 2014 Comments Off on WHY AND WHEN TITLE INSURANCE?

If you’re buying a new home or recreational cabin in B.C., you might wonder if you should get title insurance. What protection do you get if you shell out the one-time premium for this? Title insurance started as a fix for problems with old-England style land transfer systems in some U.S states. It insures buyers […]