Buying a condominium

Four-storey condominium from street

Buying a condominium is a lot like buying a house. But there are also important differences. Learn the key things to consider before making an offer to buy a condo.

What you should know

Key things to consider

Who can help

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in July 2018
  • Time to read: 9 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Lisa Frey, Lawson Lundell LLP and Taeya Fitzpatrick, Doak Shirreff Lawyers LLP

Lisa Frey, Lawson Lundell LLP
Taeya Fitzpatrick, Doak Shirreff Lawyers LLP

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.


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