Family law: Keeping British Columbia kids safe from harm

On Behalf of Porter Ramsay LLP | Apr, 21, 2020 | Family Law

It is incumbent upon everyone to keep children safe. Family law in British Columbia has laws and rules in place with the best interests of children in mind. With that, there are resources available to residents who believe a child is being abused, neglected or harmed in any way. In fact, the Child, Family and Community Services Act stipulates that anyone who believes a child may need protection for any reason is obliged to report it to a social worker who will look into the situation. The social worker will ask the person reporting his or her suspicions a number of... View Article

Real estate developer gears up for condo development

On Behalf of Porter Ramsay LLP | Apr, 06, 2020 | Real Estate Law

A developer based in the Okanagan is offering investors the chance to get in on what it says is the best opportunity in the province. British Columbia real estate development company West K Homes, will be breaking ground shortly on 103 resort residences in Vernon. The president of the company says the 313-square-foot condo units are designed for trendy, compact living. He says investing in this type of real estate in the Okanagan Valley right now makes sense since interest rates are at an all-time low. The City of Vernon gave West K Homes and its business partner the green light for the Vita... View Article