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    Blog: BuildSmart

    Construction Law History Lesson No. 1: What Do Thomas Jefferson and Mechanics Liens Have in Common?

    Construction law is NOT boring, at least that’s what I tell my daughters. In these series of posts, I will explore some of the VERY interesting historical facts about construction law that can be used at your next motion hearing, family gathering, social event or fellow lawyer meeting.  While these anecdotes may not keep your...Continue Reading

    Blog: Real Estate Law Blog

    Federal Budget 2022: Real Estate Highlights

    On April 7, 2022, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland introduced the 2022 Federal Budget (the “Budget”). Included in the Budget are the following real estate related measures: Two-Year Ban on Foreign Homebuyers. The Budget contemplates new rules to prohibit foreign commercial enterprises and individuals who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents from ...