Real Estate Lawyers in Toronto

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How Park & Jung Real Estate Lawyers Can Help You

Close the Deal

Plain and simple, we close the deal so that you can move into your new home, receive the money after sale, or secure that new mortgage.

Avoid Headaches

A single oversight can cost you much money and time. We identify problems to avoid such headaches down the road.

Peace of Mind

We steer each step of the transaction. Feel secure knowing the deal is in the hands of your professional advocate.

Protecting your Greatest Asset.

Things to Know When Hiring a Real Estate Lawyer

Toronto Residential Real Estate Lawyer

What does a real estate lawyer do?

A real estate lawyer looks out for your interests and make sure the deal closes.

A real estate lawyer will ensure that you aware of any notable risks that are involved with your purchase or sale of a home. A lawyer will conduct searches to see if there are any issues related to the property. The bottom line is that you want to make sure you are obtaining the full rights to the property, and that nothing comes to haunt you later on, such as a previously undisclosed claim against the property for unpaid property taxes.

A real estate lawyer prepares all the paperwork you will need to sign and advise you what you need to do in order to close the transaction properly.

When should I see a real estate lawyer?

Most people look for a real estate lawyer after they have signed the Agreement of Purchase and Sale. Our advice, however, is that earlier is better – and at no extra cost to you.

A real estate lawyer can give you the best advice on what clauses can best protect your interests according to your particular situation. This is probably the most important investment you will make – be sure to receive the best advice before signing away.

What are the fees and expenses involved?

The legal fees and costs can be broken down into the following areas:

  • Legal fees you pay the lawyer
  • Disbursements: out of pocket expenses necessary to properly transfer the title of the property to you or the purchaser
  • Land transfer tax: the tax you pay to the province and the municipal government

Our approach is to be completely transparent and open about the money that comes out of your pocket.  Many lawyers only quote the legal fee, but we know that this is not the complete amount that comes out of your pocket.  People are often surprised by the final bill.  We do not want that for you.  There are specific charges and expenses on top of the legal fee you pay.

See our Table of Fees and Expenses

What do I need to know when buying a home?

If you are looking to buy a home, you probably have many questions and concerns, especially in the crazy Toronto housing market.  Get insight on what’s happening in the Toronto housing market today.  Subscribe to our Toronto Housing Market Insider podcast and blog today!

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Fees, Expenses and Taxes

Transparency is our motto.

Contact us for our all inclusive fees quote.

 Use the Land Transfer Tax Calculator to determine how much tax you would pay on your transaction.

Land Transfer Tax in Ontario

Use the Calculator to Determine the Tax You Would Pay

 
Land transfer tax calculator by ratehub.ca

Let us secure and protect your real estate investment. Call us now. 416-660-8600