Title insurance: a primer for homeowners

Title insurance beats out solicitors’ opinions for budget-conscious home buyers, Toronto real estate lawyer Lisa Laredo tells AdvocateDaily.com.

In fact, Laredo, principal of Laredo Law says in the hundreds of real estate deals she’s worked on, she has never been asked to give a solicitor’s opinion on the title of a property.

“Title insurance is going to cost a few hundred dollars, but if I have to go through the entire history of the property at the land registry office — searching for mortgages, tax certificates, utility certificates — that’s going to add up,” she says.

 

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By | 2018-05-30T22:20:34+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|

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Lisa Laredo
Lisa Laredo is a Toronto-based wills & estates, real estate, and commercial lawyer. At Laredo Law, we have the experience and expertise to create the legal structures that will serve your business now and into the future.