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Real Estate

Thinking real estate – Think Lawson, Clark & Oldman

Find out for yourself why so many of our clients have returned to use our services and continue to refer their friends and family.

Real estate is the cornerstone of our practice. We are one of the largest real estate law firms by volume in Durham Region with extensive experience in all areas of real estate law. With a strong commitment to client service, one of our lawyers will meet with you prior to and at closing, and will be accessible throughout the process to answer your questions.

We would be pleased to help you with your purchase or sale.

We act on all types of real estate transactions, including the following:

  • Purchase and Sale – Resale and New Home
  • New/Resale Condo Purchases
  • Purchase and Sale of Rental Properties
  • Refinancing
  • Title Insurance
  • Property Management Matters
  • Land Acquisition
  • Land Assembly
  • Expropriation Matters

Commercial real estate

  • Commercial Property Purchase and Sales
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Refinancing
  • Joint Ventures
  • Landlord and Tenant Matters
  • Property Tax Assessments
  • Real Estate Development
  • Land Acquisition
  • Land Assembly
  • Expropriation Matters

Our services on a typical residential real estate transaction include:


  • Reviewing your agreement of Purchase and Sale;
  • Performing a title search on the property; including a review to ensure no liens on title related to outstanding taxes or utilities;
  • Registration of mortgages;
  • Registration of transfer/deed;
  • Arranging for title insurance;
  • Execution search;
  • Meeting with you to review and sign all closing documentation;
  • Providing you with a closing package.


  • Discharge of Mortgage(s);
  • Performing a search of the property to identify any mortgages or liens registered on the property;
  • Obtaining a mortgage discharge statement where applicable;
  • Prepare registration and/or transfer and review and discuss documents from purchaser’s lawyer;
  • Meeting with you to review and sign all closing documentation;
  • Payout of realtor fees, mortgage, outstanding property taxes and utilities (if applicable) upon closing;
  • Payment of proceeds of sale to you;
  • Providing you with a closing package.

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65 Old Kingston Rd, Ajax, ON L1T 3A5

Tel (905) 683-2741