Selling your home

What are my rights?

As a home seller, I can only consider offers that come in at the full asking price.
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Selling a home is a huge financial decision. You want to get it right. Learn what to consider before putting that “For Sale” sign up, and the steps involved in selling your home. 

There is now a cooling-off period when buying a home

As of January 1, 2023, there is a three-day cooling-off period when buying a home in BC. We've updated the information below to reflect this change.

What you should know

Step-by-step guide to selling your home

Common questions

Who can help

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in November 2019
  • Time to read: 12 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Lisa Frey, Lawson Lundell LLP

Lisa Frey

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