Real Estate & Mortgages
111 Hunter St E, Peterborough, ON, K9H 1G7

Peter Millard Law Office: Real Estate & Mortgages

When buying or selling a home, people often make the mistake of hiring a lawyer after contracts have been signed. At Peter Miller Law Office, real estate and mortgage law advice is offered to you, so you can always be aware of your rights and understand the legalities that are part of buying and selling homes – from start to finish. Reviewing contracts before they’re signed and explaining the small print is part of the services available to you through the Peter Millard Law Office. Other legal services regarding real estate and mortgages include:

  • Due diligence issues such as:
    • Title search to ensure that the property is free and clear of other claims
    • Tax search to ensure that there are no outstanding property taxes due on the property
    • Utility search to ensure that all utility bills to date have been paid
    • Explaining options for title insurance
    • Environmental
    • Survey
  • Handling debt, equity financing, foreclosures
  • Handling sale and leasing of:
    • Raw land
    • Offices
    • Retail
    • Industrial
    • Residential property
  • Homeowners’ association establishment
  • Provide legal advice on real estate brokerage laws
  • Provide legal advice on real estate transactions
  • Settlements and closings

Why You Need a Real Estate Lawyer
Buying or selling your home is one of the largest transactions you’ll encounter during your lifetime, which means it is imperative that the purchase or sale runs smoothly. Peter Millard Law Office is dedicated to making sure that documentation is in order and filed appropriately and that you fully understand your rights and responsibilities in the transaction and the financing of the deal. We can also advise you on whether you are eligible for the Land Transfer Tax rebate of up to $2,000.

Contact Peter Millard Law Office today to ask about our real estate and mortgage law services.