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B.C. condo ruling will ‘absolutely’ have impact outside province: lawyer

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 @ 9:22 AM | By Ian Burns

A recent British Columbia Supreme Court decision that said a minority of condo owners cannot block the sale of their building will have reverberations across the country, according to a lawyer involved in the case. But the decision may not be the final word on the subject, as it is likely headed to appeal.

In April 2016, residents of the Hampstead, a 33-unit building on Vancouver’s west side, were informed in an e-mail that building representatives were approached by parties interested in purchasing the building for...