Ed practices in the actual property and municipal regulation fields with a specialty in actual property improvement.
Ed has assisted purchasers in such initiatives as: redevelopment of commercial websites to allow multi-family residential makes use of; heritage designation and density bonusing preparations; rezoning and redevelopment of buying centres; improvement of workplace and industrial parks; improvement of quite a few condominium initiatives; improvement and advertising and marketing of strata title resorts; restructuring of strata company bylaws; buy of deserted mining cities; improvement of mine websites; subdivision of pulp mills and noticed mills; helping municipalities on the redevelopment of downtown city centres; and industrial lease negotiations for all kinds of tenants and landlords.
Ed has been concerned in giant land assemblies, subdivisions, naked land strata plans, air house parcels, actual property acquisitions, financings, gross sales, and structuring types of possession and transactions.
Ed has offered recommendation to non-public proponents on public-private partnership issues significantly referring to medical infrastructure and transportation initiatives.
Working intently with sellers. consumers, and builders, Ed is a trusted advisor in reference to property and improvement initiatives spanning all kinds of business, residential, industrial, resort and financing issues. Ed additionally gives recommendation on environmental issues in reference to actual property.
He is among the main consultants on strata company windups having accomplished a lot of strata company windups in addition to the primary court docket permitted windup in BC. Ed has been an lively member of a lot of committees over time proposing modifications to strata property regulation, together with the BC Legislation Institute’s committee that advisable modifications to the Strata Property Act that permits for extra the versatile guidelines facilitating windups.
Ed has assisted purchasers on a lot of vitality associated initiatives together with cogeneration crops, run off river electrical era crops, electrical transmission strains, and pure gasoline pipelines and LNG crops.
Ed’s experience additionally consists of advising purchasers on the event of normal kind documentation in the actual property, strata administration and mortgage dealer fields and advising skilled training in these fields.
Ed has been retained by the B.C. Legislation Society to offer recommendation on complaints in opposition to members and insurance coverage claims in the actual property area. Ed has acted for the Provincial Authorities and the Land Title and Survey Authority within the improvement of amendments to the Land Title Act to facilitate the Digital Filings System and the Digital Plan System. Ed assisted the BC Actual Property Affiliation in drafting pattern laws, a lot of which discovered its manner into the Actual Property Companies Act.