In British Columbia’s competitive commercial real estate sector, clients value integrity, efficiency, and specialized insight to help them navigate through ever-changing challenges and opportunities. Bhagwant encapsulates these values with his solutions-based, client-first approach.
SOCO and Georgetown by Anthem
- Drafted and filed disclosure statements for SOCO and Georgetown developments located in Coquitlam and Surrey, BC, respectively. SOCO is expected to comprise of five residential towers ranging from 23 to 44 storeys, a six-storey rental building, office space, retail space and a daycare. Georgetown is expected to comprise seven residential towers ranging from 6 to 45 storeys, a community space, office space, and retail space.
Various developers and other companies
- Acquisition and financing of multiple properties totaling over $300 million located throughout the Greater Vancouver Regional District
Bhagwant advises clients at every stage of a commercial real estate acquisition, sale or development. Regardless of the project, Bhagwant’s attention to detail at every stage allows him to identify possible issues, which can affect our clients in the present and long-term. When these red flags surface, Bhagwant produces remedies which proactively shields and enhances the business of our clients.
|Commercial real estate transactions||Residential, retail, office, industrial, hotel and mixed-use development|
|Airspace parcel subdivisions||Drafting land related agreements including easements, rights-of-way, covenants, etc.|
|Acquisition, sale and/or financing of commercial real estate properties||Corporate and commercial agreements, including shareholders agreements, non-disclosure agreements and partnership agreements|
|Due diligence||Contract drafting and review|
|Corporate governance||Disclosure statements and compliance with Real Estate Development Marketing Act|
Bhagwant’s broad commercial real estate experience allows him to continually evaluate and mitigate the risk for our clients, and assist in identifying factors that could potentially benefit our client’s goals with their property.
Bhagwant enjoys being part of a collaborative environment where the goal every day is to help clients meet their business objectives and help them grow in the marketplace. He appreciates the opportunity to assist our clients as they help shape the communities throughout our province.
Awards & Distinctions
- Best Lawyers in Canada: Ones to Watch, Real Estate Law, 2023-2024