Real Estate

Real Estate
Artificial Intelligence and the Practice of Law
Webinar | January 31, 2023
REGISTER
Municipal Law
Edmonton | March 16, 2023
REGISTER
Municipal Law
Livestream | March 16, 2023
REGISTER
Notarizing and Commissioning Documents
Webinar | May 8, 2023
REGISTER
Ascertaining a Client’s Capacity to Retain and Instruct Counsel
Webinar | May 11, 2023
REGISTER
Previous
Next

Any real estate transaction requires careful consideration of a variety of elements. Let us help you strive for excellence in your real estate practice with our innovative, future-focused continuing legal education.

Programs

Our continuing legal education is second to none, ensuring you are able to give your clients a competitive edge. Browse upcoming programs designed to enhance your real estate practice.

LESA Library

Did you know that the LESA Library contains the electronic version of the Alberta Real Estate Practice Manual as well as hundreds of papers from past programs? Click below for details and subscription options.

Resources

Browse our resources, including the Alberta Real Estate Practice Manual, Alberta Foreclosure Formspapers, and on-demand programs on topics such as mortgages, rural property, title insurance, tax issues, residential purchase contracts, and more.

LESA Blog

Keep up with the latest news and LESA updates

Civil LitigationReal Estate
E-Paper | Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act

The Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act came into effect on August 29, 2022 and replaced the Builders’ Lien Act. Authored by W. Donald Goodfellow KC and Adrianna Worman, this comprehensive paper covers those changes and provides direction for lawyers dealing with matters within the Alberta builders’ liens regime. Click …

Read More
Real Estate
Now On Demand | Understanding Relocation Provisions In Commercial Leasing

Relocation clauses in commercial leases give landlords the right to force their tenants to relocate to a different space. Although relocation clauses are important for landlords, they can have a significant impact on commercial tenants. Bianca Kratt KC of Parlee McLaws LLP recently presented a webinar for us titled, “Understanding Relocation …

Read More
Real Estate
Bill 19 Amends Alberta’s Condominium Property Act

If passed, Bill 19 will introduce major revisions to Alberta’s Condominium Property Act. The main amendments relate to charging back costs for damage and enabling simpler voting methods for condominium boards. The legislation intends to reduce financial risk of condominium ownership by allowing condominium corporations to charge damages and costs …

Read More
Business LawCivil LitigationCriminal Law
Indigenous Leaders in the Alberta Legal Community Series | Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay

This week, as part of our series highlighting the achievements of Indigenous members of the Alberta legal community, we would like to spotlight Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay. Justice Cheryl Arcand-Kootenay is a Cree woman from the Kipohtakaw (Alexander) First Nation. She grew up on her First Nation with her community, parents, …

Read More
Business LawCivil LitigationCriminal Law
New Benefit for LESA Library Subscribers: 50% Off On-Demand Programs

We are happy to announce a new benefit for subscribers of the LESA Library. Whether you subscribe to one, two, or all six core areas of law, we are pleased to offer you 50% off our entire collection of on-demand programs. What are On-Demand Programs? LESA’s on-demand programs are recordings …

Read More
Business LawCivil LitigationCriminal Law
Alberta Revises the Title of its Superior Trial Court

With the passing of the late Queen Elizabeth II, we wish to express our deepest condolences to the Royal Family. Her Majesty dedicated over 70 years of her life to public service – the longest reigning Monarch in British history. As Head of the Commonwealth, Her Majesty was a much …

Read More
Real Estate
2022 Update | LESA’s Alberta Real Estate Practice Manual

Updated July, 2022, LESA’s Alberta Real Estate Practice Manual outlines key areas of knowledge for Alberta practitioners in the area of real estate law. Whether you practice in commercial or residential real estate, this manual is for you. The Alberta Real Estate Practice Manual sets out the core duties, obligations, …

Read More
Civil LitigationReal Estate
Builders’ Lien Act–The Introduction of the Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act (PPCLA) in Alberta, by Adrianna Worman

It has been over 20 years since there have been any significant changes to the Builders’ Lien Act[1].  However, at the end of August, Alberta will follow in the footsteps of Ontario and Saskatchewan with the introduction of the Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act (the “PPCLA”). The Builders Lien …

Read More
Shopping Cart
Scroll to Top

About Us

Connect

Customer Support

Community

EMAIL SIGN UP

Sign up to receive email notification of LESA programs and resources directly related to your practice.