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Brookshire Law Office is rated

"3 Best Rated"

Real Estate Lawyers

in Halifax, Nova Scotia

award winning

Real Estate Lawyers Halifax

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Our Team

Talk to our team today to help your real estate transaction go smoothly. We offer “flat fee” payment options–no retainers required. Thus, ensuring that we are the right fit for your budget needs.

Our experienced property lawyers have been serving HRM and surrounding communities since 1996.

Our Halifax real estate lawyers provide services in all matters related to property, transactions, and potential disputes. We will assist you in your purchase or sale and ensure that we review all paperwork in advance and advise you on any potential issues or concerns within the documentation.

We will ensure that proper procedures are followed during the transaction of the property and we will cover the following:

  • Deeds are prepared
  • Mortgages are prepared 
  • Good title to property is established
  • Tax arrears are addressed
  • Judgements and other burdens on title are removed

We are your go-to real estate lawyers in Halifax, Dartmouth, and Bedford. Our attorneys are ready to help with all your real estate transactions.

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Flat Fees

Control your legal costs with our flat fee services:

Private Agreement
$400 + HST of Purchase & Sale (EXISTING HOME)
Purchase of Residence
$1000 + HST (EXISTING HOME)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Purchase of Residence
$1500 + HST (NEW CONSTRUCTION)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Sale of Residence
$1000 + HST (HOME)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Purchase of Residence
$1000 + HST (MOBILE HOME)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Mortgage Refinancing
$800 + HST (EXISTING HOME)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Mortgage Refinancing
$800 + HST (EXISTING HOME)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Quit Claim Deed
$400 + HST (HOME)
* Plus Expenses. Special Instructions, If Any, At $500 + HST Hourly Fee.
Migration of Title
$1000 - $2000 + HST (DEPENDING ON COMPLEXITY)
Moving From The Old Paper-Based Registry To The New Online System
*Plus expenses. Special instructions, if any, at a $500 + HST Hourly fee

How to Choose

a Real Estate Attorney

Some helpful questions answered:

The cost of a lawyer is considered reasonable. It varies depending on if you’re buying or selling and the complexity of the transaction.

When it comes to real estate, the documents are complex and the financial risks are large. A lawyer looks out for your best interests by ensuring you are protected from adverse conditions that can happen with properties. Letting you sleep peacefully knowing your lawyer is looking out for you.

It is difficult to choose a law firm or lawyer. We recommend looking at Google reviews on the law firms that you find and reading up on the bios of each lawyer. A law firm that has overall positive reviews, and is actively working to help their customers is what you should look for.

You will need a lawyer to review the conditions and facilitate purchasing or selling a house. Your mortgage is between you and your bank or mortgage broker. However, our lawyers would be happy to review any mortgage contracts if you are concerned.

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