Real Estate Industry Articles


Adam Pawliuk from First National provides an excellent article on the importance of the Debt Coverage Ratio (DCR) and how a lender determines the guidelines for the DCR.

Lenders Love Debt Service Coverage Ratio

The Residential Tenancy Act can be cumbersome. Darell Gold provided a great article on the topic of Landlord Repairs.

Landlord Liability to 3rd Parties for Failure to Repair


Many agent’s and other who draft Letters of Intent ( LOIs) for a real estate transaction will find this article by Darrell Gold very interesting.

Letters of Intent and the Risks of a Non-Binding Agreement to Negotiate

Thinking green can also mean more “green” in your pocket.

Ground Breaking Research Finds That Green Office Buildings Deliver Higher Income and Value


Insurance claims are every Landlord’s fear. Darrell Gold help understand the topic as it relates to claims from a Negligent Contractor

Insurance Indemnification of a Property Owner from Claims Arising From a Negligent Contractor

The language in a commercial lease can get complicated. Darell Gold provided to help a laymen understand when a Default is Not a Default.

When is a Default Not a Default?