Residential

Real Estate law

It's what we do.

 

Mark Morris is an experienced Real Estate Lawyer who has helped Ontarians navigate Real Estate Legal matters for over 20 years.

Mark has deep experience in the field of residential real estate and has assisted over 50,000 individuals with their real estate purchases. He is a regular resource for Real Estate Brokers and Lawyers in his industry and was, for many years, a regular instructor at the Ontario Real Estate College. Mark continues to be passionate about education and delivers industry talks many times a month - the most recent ones can be found on this website.

 

Mark has won many of law’s top awards including, L’Expert’s Rising Star Award, Canadian Lawyer’s Most Influential Lawyer Award and the Financial Times’ Maverick and Mover Award. In addition, the previous firms that he co-founded and built have won the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Award and the Canadian Business’s Startup 50 Award.

 

Above all, Mark cares passionately about customer service and ensuring that his clients understand the legal process and the costs involved in their transaction. It is that care for his clients, combined with Mark’s extensive knowledge of the law, that makes Mark a natural choice for people who want a great experience buying or selling their properties.

Mark Morris, Principal

PRICING

Lawyers are known for quoting legal fees and adding a whole lot of extras.  Our firm uses transparent, easy to understand pricing that respects your bottom line and is inclusive of all normal legal costs.  We could talk about it for days, but really, simple pricing means you should be able to understand it at a glance, so here is your price quote.

 

COST OF A SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL PURCHASE

$1,600 for Purchases

up to $500,000

$160 per $100,000 above $500,000
(Title Insurance Premium and Placement fee)

Includes 1 mortgage placement.
+ $250 for use of a power of attorney

+ $250 if assuming more than one tenancy

+ $250 if bridge financing is required
+ $450 if mortgage is with Private (non bank) institution

COST OF A RESIDENTIAL SALE

$1,250 for Sales

up to $500,000

$100 per $100,000 above $500,000

Includes 1 mortgage discharge

+ $150 for additional mortgage discharge(s)

+ $250 for use of a power of attorney

COST OF A

RESIDENTIAL REFINANCE

$1,250 for Refinances

up to $500,000
$160 per $100,000 above $500,000
(Title Insurance Premium and Placement fee)

+ $250 for use of a power of attorney

+ $450 if refinance is with a
private (not a bank) mortgagor.

(All of the above prices are subject to HST)

COST OF A RESIDENTIAL ASSIGNMENT

When acting for Assignor (seller):
$2,000

 

When acting for Assignee (buyer):
Cost of a Single Family Residential Purchase + $1,000

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

Survivorship Application:
$999

 

Transfer of Title: $999

New Build Occupancy Closing:

$250

Independent Legal Advice:

$299