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Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP is a full service law firm providing practical, client-oriented service that delivers results. For more than 30 years an exceptional legal team of lawyers and staff continue to work effectively with both businesses and individuals, and on a wide range of solutions. Benefit from our experience, drive, and tenacity as we pursue all viable options to protect you, your family, or your business.

Latest News

Significant Changes to the Canadian Principal Residence Exemption Rules

After the recent announcement from the government of British Columbia introducing a new tax on foreign purchasers for the Vancouver area, the Department of Finance released a proposal to amend the Income Tax Act (the “Act”) on October 3rd, 2016, in an effort to stabilize Canada’s housing market. Before discussing the changes to the income

Change in Mortgage Insurance Rules

After changing the minimum down payment requirement for homes above $500,000 in 2015, the Government of Canada announced a change in mortgage insurance rules on October 3, 2016 (with revision on October 14, 2016). As background information, federal laws require federally regulated lenders to obtain mortgage default insurance (“mortgage insurance”) for homebuyers who make a

Our Community

You will find us in your community either on a board, a committee, a charitable institution, or providing free legal services to those in need. Our commitment to our community is one of the most important priorities of our firm, aside from providing the very best legal advice for our clients.