Corporate Real Estate in Canada: Key Issues for 2019-2020

November 4, 2019

Four partners of our national Real Estate Group have co-authored the Canadian chapter of Practical Law’s 2019 Corporate Real Estate Global Guide. This publication provides an excellent overview of the current state of commercial real estate across Canada’s major jurisdictions, including the following topics:

  • State of the Canadian corporate real estate market
  • Real estate investment: financing and structures
  • Foreign ownership restrictions
  • Registration of title and types of land tenure
  • Typical provisions of real estate contracts
  • Due diligence
  • Seller’s warranties
  • Liabilities
  • Transaction closing processes and requirements
  • Taxation
  • Climate change and environment
  • Real estate financing and lenders’ remedies
  • Typical lease provisions
  • Planning and development controls

We are pleased to be able to make this 12-page publication available for downloading.

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