Canada Law

Ask a Canada Law Question, Get an Answer ASAP!

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Canada Law Questions
I have a Quebec real estate question. Last year Jan 2019 we
Good morning,I have a Quebec real estate question. Last year Jan 2019 we sold our home in Quebec; at the time there had never been any leaks in the basement foundation, only a small leak in one window that did not reach the floor (as disclosed). Later in Jan and Fed 2019 we learned that there was leaking in the basement with water apparent leaking likely down the wall behind the insulation. The basement was not finished, there was insulation though. Based on the e-mail we received the buyer was aware of a crack in the foundation, we did not know that, it was during their inspection. Now a year later the buyer wants us to cover the costs of the repair. As far as I am aware, this was not a hidden defect as the buyer was aware of the crack, we really did not know. The cost is not so much, it is a matter of principle and also that we are accused of not informing of everything. … read more
Jeremie John Martin
Jeremie John Martin
Lawyer
Quebec bar and LLB, LLM (attending)
1,300 satisfied customers
Not sure if this is your area of expertise, but I'll ask you
Hi Debra,Not sure if this is your area of expertise, but I'll ask you and find out. My partner and I bought a house together coming up on a year the beginning of July (depending on when the transactio… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
We closed the house deal and moved in last week and when we
We closed the house deal and moved in last week and when we started using washer it was leaking, and mechanic told that we need to change washer it has damage in the drum for long time! What is our op… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I need advice from a Canadian real estate lawyer with respect
I need advice from a Canadian real estate lawyer with respect to how long I have to warranty a repair I made on a house I sold ?… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Bought a house subject to close on March 30, 2016. Since the
Bought a house subject to close on March 30, 2016. Since the offer was made and accepted there was a damaging water leak in the basement. Does the owner have to disclose the cause of this leak?… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Hello! My husband and I bought a house last june that was
Hello! My husband and I bought a house last june that was built in 2010. Little did we know this house sat in the framing stage for several months and water sat in the basement for we don't know how l… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
My son purchased a new house in Calgary and has since found
My son purchased a new house in Calgary and has since found out it was built on a water aquifer. In the fall the basement slit below a window and water started running in. The builders came and patche… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Hi, I purchase a house last year. The closing date was on July
Hi, I purchase a house last year. The closing date was on July 9th,2010. Now, just few days ago, we got water in the basement. The previous owner fill up a property information statement and state tha… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
We purchased a home in march 2010, during our first viewing
We purchased a home in march 2010, during our first viewing we saw garbage bags in the basement, we did not look in them, but it looked as though the room they were in was being renovated, (issue 1) w… read more
Harv
Harv
836 satisfied customers
I bought a house 2 years ago and the realtor advised me not
I bought a house 2 years ago and the realtor advised me not to do a home inspection...basically the realtor said "the house is solid and if it was me I wouldn't get a home inspection.".... I did talk … read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
After owning our very first house in Canada for only 6 months,
After owning our very first house in Canada for only 6 months, you can imagine how surprised, disappointed and upset we were when, we discovered that our basement was leaking. We removed the carpet to… read more
Yossarian (user name)
Yossarian (user name)
Bachelor's Degree
957 satisfied customers
we just bought a house in december. We had a inspection done
we just bought a house in december. We had a inspection done by experts in mold and moisture these guys were also 2 RCMP officers. We were told by the realator that the roof was guarenteed for life. S… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
We just bought a house in Leduc, Alberta, March 15. It recently
We just bought a house in Leduc, Alberta, March 15. It recently rained, and we found that the basement leaks. A few days before the rain, I was chatting with the neighbour, and she warned us that the … read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I bougth a house after two month i found basewall were leaking
I bougth a house after two month i found basewall were leaking , no mention in the discloser do i have any recourse tk doug ps ilive in bc… read more
D.A.M.
D.A.M.
Principal Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,755 satisfied customers
I bought one side of a duplex home in London Ontario in 2003.
I bought one side of a duplex home in London Ontario in 2003. The owner of the other side bought his half about 15 years ago from the same person I bought my half from. Shortly after moving in, my new… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Hello, I bought a 50 year old house in Alexandria, Ontario
Hello, I bought a 50 year old house in Alexandria, Ontario last July from a bank (Caisse Populaire) We started immediately to renovate as there was a moldy smell in the basement. We ripped the wall to… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I bought a 15 year old home in Ontario about 4 months ago.
I bought a 15 year old home in Ontario about 4 months ago. The sellers disclosure form said there was no basement water issues. The basement was seeping a little from day one and when winter thawed ou… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I have been renting a house for the last thirteen months.My
I have been renting a house for the last thirteen months.My issue is mold in the basement,i have addressed this issue with my landlord,his response is/was that he knew this when he bought the house an… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert confirmed everything that I had been told, and didn't want to believe. Thank you for putting my mind at rest.

MonikaCanada

This has been very helpful. I'm glad to see that lawyers and sites like this exist. Thanks for your help.

MikeHalifax, NS

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LawyerProfessor

LawyerProfessor

Lawyer

838 satisfied customers

Experienced Litigation Lawyer in Ontario since 1999 and NY since 1997

Debra

Debra

Lawyer

88,964 satisfied customers

Lawyer

Daniel Freudman

Daniel Freudman

Lawyer

2,927 satisfied customers

Lawyer

J.Chen

J.Chen

Lawyer

1,439 satisfied customers

Expert

JJL11

JJL11

Lawyer

1,423 satisfied customers

Licensed to Practice law in Ontario for over 25 years.

Jeremie John Martin

Jeremie John Martin

Lawyer

1,300 satisfied customers

I'm a bilingual attorney for the province of Quebec who goes to Court often for many clients.

Counsel Creed

Counsel Creed

Lawyer

859 satisfied customers

associate at GTA law firm

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x