COVID-19 and Unavoidable Delays to Occupancy in Pre-construction Condominiums.

Although the Ontario government has deemed construction work and services an essential service, the closure…

Condo Developer Unsuccessfully Attempts to Terminate Pre-construction Purchase Agreement and Keep Deposits

In a recent case (Lucas et al v. 1858793 Ontario Inc. o/a Howard Park et al.,…

Condo As-built Drawings – Court Decision

The first board of directors of newly registered condo corporation, will often be faced with…

Condo Corporation 2020 to do list

The new calendar year brings lots of excitement, opportunities, and a sense of renewal for…

Tarion Amendments Provide More Disclosure to Buyers of Pre-Construction Residential Condos

In a prior post we blogged about pre-construction condo projects in the Greater Toronto Area…

Buyer Loses Deposit After Rescinding Pre-Construction Purchase Agreement

In a recent Court of Appeal decision, (Lin v. Brookfield Homes (Ontario) Ltd., [2019] O.J.…

Condo Trademarks

It is not uncommon for owners to associate and identify their condominium with the marketing/project…

Condo Developer’s Right to Terminate Pre-construction Agreements of Purchase and Sale – Recent Court Ruling

As we have reported in previous blog posts, there have been a number of pre-construction…

Court Declares that Condo Developer Made Inadequate Disclosure of Material Changes and Acted Oppressively

In a recent decision, TSCC No. 2051 v. Georgian Clairlea Inc., the Ontario Court of…

Court Certifies Class Action Lawsuit by Condo Purchasers Against Developer

An Ottawa condominium unit owner has commenced a class action lawsuit against a condominium developer,…