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The backlog at Alberta's Land Title Office has been resolved, according to the province's service minister.

Land Title Office Backlog Cleared: Minister

The Alberta government has cleared a large Land Title Office backlog, according to the province’s minister of service and red tape reduction.

Dale Nally told the Edmonton Jopurnal that process times were back down to 10 to 12 days and surveys were being processed in eight to business days.

The government has reported that applications to transfer and register properties increased 86% between April 2021 and December 2022. Front counter service has reopened at LTO’s Calgary and Edmonton locations.

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About Monte Stewart

Monte Stewart serves as Content Director - Canada for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monte provides daily news coverage of major Canadian commercial real estate markets, including Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Calgary. He has written about the real estate sector for various media outlets and Avison Young since the early 2000s. In addition, he has covered sports, general news and business for several leading wire services and publications, including The Canadian Press, The Associated Press, The Calgary Herald, The Globe and Mail, Research Money, The Daily Oil Bulletin, Natural Gas World and The Toronto Star. Monte is active in his community as a youth basketball coach and raises funds for such charitable causes as Movember.

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