Posts under the category "Cohabitation Agreements":

Adding a partner on title to your house

May 2, 2013 | Cohabitation Agreements,Real Estate Issues

I represented a young man buying his first home in Calgary.  His girlfriend was moving here from Eastern Europe in a few months and he said that he wanted to put her name on title when she came to town.  I told him that this could be done by way of a Transfer of Land from him alone to the … More »

The Kids Will Be All Right. When Senior Parents Remarry.

April 2, 2013 | Cohabitation Agreements,Enduring Powers of Attorney,Personal Directives,Wills and Adult Children

I  frequently deal with seniors who are embarking on a new relationship after the death of a partner. Often there are adult children of a previous union and the parents are concerned about how to handle any inheritance issues. These are good questions to address before any irrevocable changes are made that might affect assets or real property.

Recently I … More »