Prospective property owners are often drawn to older buildings for their charming facades or classic architectural features. Those same owners are likely aware that their charming old buildings were not built to current building code or bylaw standards. For that reason, savvy property owners will often choose to purchase bylaw insurance coverage.
Discovered damage: Bylaw coverage and the principles in Roth v Economical Mutual Insurance Co.
February 2019 McKercher LLP, Saskatchewan