The Goldstein, Rosen & Rassos Blog on corporate law, wills and estates law, real estate law and other interesting articles.
One of my most common questions as a lawyer is “Do I really need a Will?” My answer is always yes.In Ontario, if you die without a valid, complete Will, an intestacy is created, and the distribution of your Estate will be governed entirely by the Succession Law Reform...read more
When the Will of a deceased individual is validated by the courts, it is subject to probate fees. These fees are based on the value of the estate and only certain assets can be excluded from these fees. Assets placed in joint names, with a right of...read more
There may be various reasons for a buyer to decide not to follow through on a real estate deal - the real estate market may have changed significantly since the buyer entered into the contract with the seller and the buyer now considers his bid to have...read more
Over the past year the real estate market has had its ups and downs, but homes in the GTA are still selling quickly. With our community aging there has been a turn over of residents in Don Mills. Original home owners are now selling to younger families and...read more