Real Estate

Real Estate Law in Sarnia

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Real Estate Law - George, Murray, Shipley, Bell, LLP

As a firm that practices real estate law in Sarnia, George, Murray, Shipley, Bell, LLP, provide personalized expertise and legal services to hardworking people who are often making the most substantial investment of their lives.

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or a commercial property investor, it’s imperative to have a real estate lawyer who has your best interests first and foremost. Our team of legal professionals works diligently to coordinate critical transaction details between parties that include lending institutions, brokers and real estate agents among others.

Purchasing a residential property or embarking on a commercial venture are significant life transactions that can come with an overwhelming amount of technical details. At George, Murray, Shipley, Bell, LLP, we provide the attention to detail and personalized legal services that can make your real estate transaction stress free.

Land Purchase and Sales

When tracts of land are bought or sold, it’s imperative that thorough title searches are conducted. Liens, judgments, outstanding taxes and other collateral issues can derail an otherwise lucrative land transaction. Our legal professionals provide detailed property reviews and in-depth title searches.

Drafting Agreements for Sale

As an experienced real estate law firm, our professionals carefully prepare the necessary documentation to bring residential and commercial property sales to completion. Our team corresponds directly with the other party’s legal representative to negotiate terms and resolve concerns to keep your transaction on track.


Land and property transfers tend to be quite complex. It is often in your best interest to have a new survey conducted, research any transfer fees or obligations and understand how such real estate decisions can impact your tax liability. Transferring a parcel of land, home or commercial property comes with numerous issues that can influence your financial position.


When considering a mortgage, the real estate lawyer personally handling your transaction will provide determined representation on your behalf. Part of a successful mortgage negotiation and closing will be verifying that both you and the bank are on the same page and that the terms are realistic and manageable.

Mortgage Enforcement Proceedings

Lending institutions have enormous power to enforce the conditions of your mortgage or to foreclose if you fall behind in payments. It’s vital to your financial and real estate wellbeing that you have a forceful real estate lawyer who can negotiate with the bank and protect your property rights. We’re ready to stand behind you.

Land Development

Our team of legal professionals works extensively with developers in the areas of new home construction, and other land uses. Our experience in municipal and development law are niche areas that only an experienced team can provide at a high level. Land development demands meticulous attention to detail and our real estate specialists deliver.

As a firm that practices real estate law in Sarnia on a daily basis, our team can provide the level of secure legal services that residential homebuyers and commercial property investors require to successfully make smooth transactions. If you are considering a real estate transaction, contact the legal team at George, Murray, Shipley, Bell, LLP, for more information.