Residential Real Estate Conference


Course Date: December 07, 2017

Course Agenda ▼

Welcome and Introduction

Hot Tax Issues in Real Estate

  • foreign buyers tax 
  • empty homes tax
  • GST and PST hot issues

Terry G. Barnett — Thorsteinssons LLP, Vancouver

LTSA Webfiing 

  • introduction to Web Filing, the next version of the electronic filing system under development

Carlos R. MacDonaldRegistrar of Land Titles, Land Title & Survey Authority of BC, Victoria

Foreclosures: What's New and What to Watch For

  • the "all monies" mortgage
  • representing the purchaser in a judicial sale — tips and common pitfalls
  • OSFI's B-20 Bombshell
  • Income Tax Act, s. 116, and the non-resident vendor: Life after Mao v. Liu

Lindsay D. GoldbergFulton & Company Law Corporation, Vancouver

Questions and Discussion

Break

Mortgages: Case Law Update and Practice Points

Timothy J. LackLunny Atmore LLP, Vancouver

Getting Paid: Realizing on Real Property

  • how unsecured creditors get their judgments
  • realization after registration
  • dealing with joint tenancies
  • practice points and ethical considerations

David MoonjeStewart, Aulinger & Company, Vancouver

Questions and Discussion

Lunch with Featured Speaker:
Affordable Housing: "Looking Back, Looking Forward"

Michael GellerThe Geller Group, Vancouver

First Nations Lands: Jurisdictional and Tenure Issues

Brenda Gaertner — Mandell Pinder LLP, Vancouver

"Under the Covers": What Lawyers Insurance Covers, and What it Doesn't Cover

Coran R. R. Cooper-StephensonLawyers’ Insurance Fund, Law Society of BC, Vancouver
Maryanne ProhlLawyers’ Insurance Fund, Law Society of BC, Vancouver

Strata Update

  • Civil Resolution Tribunal
  • wind-ups
  • update on the duty to repair

Jennifer L. NevilleHammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver

Questions and Discussion

Break

Deal or Collapsing Deal! 

  • test your knowledge of issues that arise on a collapsing deal
  • do you know as much as you think you know?
  • find out by playing Deal or Collapsing Deal!

Andrew P. MorrisonShields Harney, Vancouver
Lisa NiroBell Alliance Lawyers & Notaries Public, Vancouver

Non-Financial Charges on Title and Other Due Diligence

Ron UsherThe Society of Notaries Public of BC, Vancouver

Hot Topics Roundtable

Timothy J. LackLunny Atmore LLP, Vancouver
Jennifer L. NevilleHammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Ron UsherThe Society of Notaries Public of BC, Vancouver
Andrew P. MorrisonShields Harney, Vancouver
Lisa NiroBell Alliance Lawyers & Notaries Public, Vancouver

Closing Questions and Comments

Total: 5h 52min