Real Estate

Practicing Lawyers

Select from the lawyers listed below to learn more about how Burchells can offer comprehensive legal advice.

Alan G. Hayman, QC

David G. Lewis

Denny L. Pickup

Garnet E. Brooks

Jonathan Saumier

Keith D. Lehwald

Kelly L. Greenwood

Meaghan A. Strum

Tiffany Cheverie

Wayne Howatt

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More Info on Burchells LLP’s Real Estate Law Group:

We have the resources and experience to provide timely, efficient and insightful legal advice on any real estate matter, from major commercial acquisitions and financings, to the purchase of a first home.Our real estate practice includes:

  • Commercial property sales and acquisitions
  • Residential purchases and sales
  • Commercial financings (for both owners and institutional lenders)
  • Subdivision development
  • Commercial leases
  • Planning and zoning issues and applications
  • Condominium development and management
  • Title clarification procedures (Quieting Titles, etc.)
  • Expropriations
  • Assessment appeals

Our resources and experience in the real estate field have been developed for over 80 years. Since 1912 the firm has provided legal assistance to clients in connection with real estate throughout Nova Scotia. The firm has assembled a substantial reference library of title histories, which enables our lawyers and paralegal staff to resolve title problems and to carry out title searches in an expeditious and cost-efficient manner.

We've also kept pace with the modern technologies needed to provide fast and efficient legal assistance. All our lawyers have up-to-date computers and full-time internet access, and our real estate lawyers and paralegals take full advantage of the numerous web-based property related search capabilities now available. The firm's title abstracts are maintained and organized for quick on-line access by our full-time title searcher.