Real Estate Law
Purchasing a home is one of the largest investments many people will make in their lifetime. Regardless of whether you are first-time homebuyer or seasoned investor, having a lawyer represent you for your real estate purchase or sale can mean the difference between a wise investment and a devastating financial loss. If you’re looking for a real estate lawyer in Calgary, First West Law can provide the representation you need. The real estate lawyers at First West Law have been helping people of all means buy and sell real estate in Calgary and surrounding areas for over 20 years.
Our team knows exactly how to guide you through this process. Our broad range of experience in real estate transactions makes us well suited to help you in the purchase or sale of a home, the purchase or sale of a commercial property, multi-family properties or financing of any type of property. In addition to our team of three experienced Calgary real estate lawyers, we are proud to have one of Calgary’s best real estate support teams.
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Residential Real Estate
Our focus is on making your residential real estate purchase in Calgary appear as simple and efficient as possible. We find that our clients are not as interested in the legal technicalities of the transaction as they are in completing the transaction in a timely and cost-effective manner. Let us take care of the technicalities for you.
If you are interested in taking a more hands-on approach to your transaction, we are happy to answer any questions that you might have along the way. We often get questions about the following:
Real Property Reports
Property Tax Adjustments
Land Titles Office Procedures
Offers to Purchase
If complications do arise during the transaction, we will help you understand the issue, and your rights and obligations. Our real estate lawyers have seen all of the common issues, and many uncommon issues, that arise in Calgary and its surrounding areas, meaning we are experienced and adept at dealing with any complications that can arise during a real estate transaction. We know what should be expected of all the other parties involved in the transaction, including: buyers, sellers, realtors, mortgage brokers, lenders and home inspectors. In the event of an issue, we’re ready to advocate on your behalf.
Our team of real estate lawyers have dealt with the purchase and sale of over 30,000 units in a variety of multi-family situations, from duplexes to apartment buildings to multiple building portfolios and everything in between. The combination of our experience and the friendly, smaller firm experience makes us a great choice for these transactions.
Commercial Real Estate
Our firm is the top referral choice for commercial real estate transactions in Calgary and surrounding areas for several of Calgary’s top commercial real estate agents. We know the importance of timing and efficiency when you are moving your business to a new space. Delays caused by inexperience can result in downtime for your business. We strive to minimize your issues when buying or selling your commercial property in Calgary and surrounding areas, as we realize that relocating your business is hard enough without worrying about the legal side of the transaction.
New Home Builders
The real estate lawyers at First West Law have acted for several home builders in transactions ranging from single family homes to entire condominium projects. Our team will provide your company with the skill and expertise to make your sales close on time and close smoothly.