Real Estate

Buying, selling or refinancing services
Northern Alberta’s real estate market is thriving. At Hayes Fry Law, we know it’s easy to get carried away when the market is hot. We also know that buying a home is one of the biggest investments many of our...
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How Blockchain Technology could Revolutionize Real Estate
We’ve all heard of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Doge, and other cryptocurrencies that are the next “big thing”. With Bitcoin hitting an all-time high of $81,000 earlier this year, many may feel they have already missed the boat. However, cryptocurrencies and blockchain...
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Is the Dower Act a Thing of the Past?
The Dower Act came into effect in 1917 and, though it has been amended since, it has not changed substantively since 1948. Now, the Alberta Law Reform Institute (ALRI) is reviewing the Dower Act and seeking feedback on whether it should be reformed or...
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What to do: You’ve bought a home and now you discovered problems
It’s a big deal to buy a home! Whether you’re on your tenth home or first home, there’s still a lot to consider before signing on the dotted line to ensure your home is in working condition. The last thing...
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June 10th, 2021 - Real Estate

Why you should hire a lawyer before buying and selling a home
So, you’ve decided you want to buy or sell a house, but you don’t exactly know how to go about it. There are often many processes at play simultaneously, which can be overwhelming for anyone. Having a real estate lawyer...
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