— Gerry G. Gatto Law 

Real Estate Transactions

— Hamilton, Ancaster, GTA Real Estate Lawyer

Protect Your Hard Work and Investments

Purchasing a home for your family, or an office for your small business is an extremely important and costly investment. You want to make sure you know exactly what you are getting from your real estate transaction. Gerry G. Gatto has been helping families and businesses throughout Southern Ontario with their residential and commercial real estate concerns since 1996.
By contacting an experienced lawyer before you sign a contract, you can make sure your rights are protected. I will help you review all aspects of your real estate contract to make sure you are getting a fair deal and your rights are protected.
Whether you are selling your house on your own, or making a purchase with the help of a real estate broker, there are a lot of aspects that must be considered in your real estate transaction. From drafting and negotiating contracts to finalizing the sale, I will protect you throughout the entire real estate process including:
  • Sales
  • Purchases
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Drafting Contracts
  • Contract Negotiation and Review
  • Mortgages

Purchase & Sale: Residential

  • Negotiating and Drafting Agreements of Purchase and Sale
  • Acting for Buyers or Sellers on Purchases and Sales of New Homes, Condominiums, Re-Sale, Recreational and Cottages
  • Acting for Borrowers or Lenders on Mortgage Transactions
  • Advising Borrowers on Mortgage Liability

Purchase and Sale: Commercial and Industrial

  • Purchases and Sales of Commercial Real Estate, Apartment and Office Buildings
  • Land Purchases or Sales
  • Acting for Borrowers or Lenders on Mortgage Transactions
  • Advising Borrowers on Mortgage Liability

Leasing of Residential, Retail, Office or Industrial Space

  • Negotiating and Drafting Commercial, Retail and Office Leases
  • Reviewing Commercial Leases and Advising Tenants on Lease Liability
  • Advising Landlords on Lease Enforcement

Real Estate Financing and Development

  • Real Estate Development: Zoning, Construction and Financing
  • Commercial Loan Transactions, including Acquisition, Construction and Development Financing
  • Collateral Mortgage Financing
  • Joint Venture/Partnership Agreements
  • Land Acquisition, Severance Applications, and First Applications under the Land Titles Act (Ontario)


Gerry G. Gatto Professional Corporation has been assisting clients in the mortgage and refinancing areas for over 20 years. We specialize in assisting clients in obtaining refinancing for homes or commercial properties through traditional institutions and private lenders. By providing personalized and quality services in a cost-effective manner, we ensure the transition from one lender to another is worry free. Our law office provides clients with a large variety of contact options, coupled with quality advice and direction when seeking to refinance their home or business. Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss the benefits and pitfalls with one of our experienced real estate lawyers. 

What our Clients Say

Just like not all clients are the same. We know each client and each legal situation is unique, which is why we go beyond cookie-cutter solutions. We focus on building a relationship with you so that we can provide a customized experience.

We had a great experience working with Gerry and his team (Joanne et al.) to close on a renovated home we were selling. Gerry helped navigate through multiple, atypical delays and events, all the time representing our best interest and offering sage advice. Gerry is a straight shooter with lots of experience and insight...you are in good hands working with his team.
Mr. Blah Blah
Mr. Blah Blah
Mr Gatto and Ms March are Rockstars! They did everything in their power to make sure everything went to plan in the closing of both my sale and my purchase. Please do yourself a favour and use their services for you next real estate transaction. You will definitely want them on your side if a wrench gets thrown in the machine. A special thanks to Ms March for working after hours to help my wife and I to start moving sooner.
Bernadette Amalfi
Bernadette Amalfi
I used them for the sale and purchase of two properties. They were very professional and explained everything to me. They always replied to my emails and answered all my questions. Compared to other places ive used in the past they made the buying/selling experience a bit less stressful.