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Law Times: Pandemic led to rise in virtual real estate closings, but they’re not yet the norm

Aug 19, 2022 Modified: January 6, 2024

Virtual real estate closings grew in popularity in Ontario when the COVID-19 pandemic led to restrictions on in-person contact. However, they’re still not as prevalent as face-to-face meetings between lawyers and clients, despite the widespread availability of technology, says certified real estate specialist Mark Giavedoni.