Real estate

Ontario Court of Appeal upholds summary judgment in seller's favour after buyer fails to close

Ontario Court of Appeal upholds summary judgment in seller's favour after buyer fails to close

Court accepted expert report's assessment, awarded difference between original and resale price

Buyer who failed to complete property purchase not entitled to return of deposit: Ontario court

Buyer who failed to complete property purchase not entitled to return of deposit: Ontario court

Parol evidence rule precluded admission of evidence of spoken contract allowing return of deposit

Landlord failed to give tenant proper notice of default: Ontario Court of Appeal

Landlord failed to give tenant proper notice of default: Ontario Court of Appeal

Lease agreement entitled landlord to terminate lease by notice following event of default

Would-be purchaser of property not entitled to relief from forfeiture of deposit: Ont. CA

Would-be purchaser of property not entitled to relief from forfeiture of deposit: Ont. CA

Potential buyer failed to close; exceptional circumstances needed for relief

Ontario proposes ‘most comprehensive’ revision of real estate planning framework in 20 years

Ontario proposes ‘most comprehensive’ revision of real estate planning framework in 20 years

New legislative proposals involve 30 different consultations between now and the new year

Ontario introduces legislation to advance provincial housing supply action plan

Ontario introduces legislation to advance provincial housing supply action plan

Plan includes measures to address foreign real-estate speculation, unfair home sale cancellations