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Legal Assistance For The Outaouais Real Estate Buyer And Seller

Via Capitale is the only real estate banner to offer legal assistance for different branches of the law.

What does Legal Assistance consist of?


Legal Assistance is a free telephone service that offers legal information provided by a lawyer for all legal matters related to private life, such as: hidden defects, contracts, neighbourhood disturbances, housing, wills, taxes, family law, consumer law, and employment rights, and more*.

  • Unlimited number of calls;

  • No call time limit;

  • Confidential and bilingual service;

  • Callback from a lawyer with at least 5 years of experience within 48 hours.

The service is available from Monday to Friday between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. by calling 1-877-491-2433.


For sellers, free legal assistance is available from the moment all the terms of the promise to purchase are fulfilled and for a period of 12 months following the signing of the deed of sale.


For buyers, the free legal assistance service is available for a period of 12 months following the signing of the deed of sale.


What are the eligibility requirements? *


To be eligible for legal assistance, the seller must be eligible for Homeowner Protection and the buyer must be eligible for Homebuyer Protection.


*Exclusions: any issues related to insurance law or criminal law, as well as matters related to professional, voluntary or commercial life and relating to a dispute against a Via Capitale representative.


Get a glimpse of what legal assistance has done for its clients:


"Response times were short, and the instructions given about required documents were clear."

"Thank you very much. The lawyer took the time to listen to all our misfortunes and break them down and categorize them. He also listed the actions to be taken next, clearly and in order, and told us that we could call him back and request to speak with him specifically, if needed. Thank you again! "

"I feel supported and ready to defend my rights with the help of the advisor, or rather lawyer, who has greatly supported me and advised me in regard to the problem I am currently facing... Thank you."