Blog by Tad Lake

February 21st, 2011 4:06 PM I recently valued a property that was the center of a law suit. The problem arose when the owners of the property decided that adding their son to the title as a joint tenant was a simple way of ensuring, that upon the parents

February 21st, 2011
Here's a great article outlining the potential downside of trying to sidestep a probate tax through joint tennancy from Gina Ironmonger at Keystone Appraisals. Have a look it you're thinking about going down this road. Excerpt below:
"I recently valued a property that was the center of a law suit. The problem arose when the owners of the property decided that adding their son to the title as ...

4065 ALPINE ROAD, NELSON, BC

February 11th, 2011

I just finished uploading this House & Acreage for sale, 4065 ALPINE ROAD, NELSON, BC

Here is a beautiful family home with amazing curb appeal at 9 Mile, walking distance from the beach and just a short drive from the heart of Nelson. Enormous, park-like backyard (.43 acre) is beautifully landscaped complete with playhouse and storage, extended hiking paths, and a year-round creek that cuts ...