Corporate Real Estate in Canada: Our Guide to Today’s Key Issues

February 11, 2019

Four senior members of our national Real Estate Group have co-authored the Canadian chapter of Practical Law’s Corporate Real Estate Global Guide 2018. Written in Q&A format, this publication provides an excellent overview of commercial real estate across Canada’s major jurisdictions.

Topics considered include:

  • 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 13-page publication available for downloading.

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