Hutch Law offers reasonable pricing for all real estate, corporate and environmental legal services.  See below for a detailed list of fees.

REAL ESTATE

Purchase –$750 + disbursements + HST + land transfer tax

  • For standard residential transactions
  • Additional fee of $100 for status certificate for condominium purchases

Sale - $650 + disbursements + HST

  • Includes payout and discharge of one mortgage
  • Additional fee of $150 if you obtain bridge loan financing on a related purchase transaction

Refinancing - $650 + disbursements + HST

  • Includes payout and discharge of one mortgage
  • Additional payouts are charged at $50 each

Survivorship Application - $375 + disbursements + HST

Transmission Application - $375 + disbursements + HST

Title Transfer - $375 + disbursements + HST

Commercial, Retail or Agricultural

All services pertaining to commercial, retail, and agricultural real estate are billed at Hutch Law’s hourly rate of $200 + disbursements  + HST.

Note on disbursements for real estate

Disbursement fees for real estate transactions cover activities including:

  • Search costs
  • Execution certificates
  • Courier fees and postage
  • Certified cheques
  • Faxes and photocopies
  • Conveyancer fees
  • Communications with our office
  • Reasonable long-distance calls
  • Law Society Transaction Levy (applicable only to home sales)

 

Disbursement fees for purchase — $250 + HST
Disbursement fees for sales, refinancing, survivorship and transmission applications, and title transfers — $150 + HST

CORPORATE

  • Federal incorporation — $1,000 + disbursements ($250) + HST
  • Provincial incorporation — $1,000 + disbursements ($405) + HST
  • Shareholder agreements — $1,300 + disbursements + HST
  • Partnership agreements — $1,300 + disbursements + HST
  • Share / asset purchase agreements — $1,300 + disbursements + HST
  • Corporate dissolution — $700 + disbursements + HST

ENVIRONMENTAL

All services pertaining to environmental legal services are billed at Hutch Law’s hourly rate of $200 + disbursements + HST.

OTHER SERVICES

  • Notarial / notary services — flat rate of $40 + HST per document
  • Affidavits / statutory declarations — $95 + HST per document, for drafting and witnessing