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Queensland First Home Owners’ Grant

Queensland First Home Owners’ Grant

The Queensland first home owners’ grant is a state government initiative to help first owners to get their new first home sooner. Depending on the date of your contract, you’ll get $15,000 or $20,000 towards buying or building your new house, unit or townhouse (valued at less than $750,000). You can even buy off the plan or choose to build yourself. It’s a great opportunity to buy or build a new h..... Read more

New GST Withholding Laws affecting Sellers

New GST Withholding Laws affecting Sellers

The new Australian Taxation laws apply from 1 July 2018. Information for Sellers and their representatives If you are supplying, by way of sale or long-term lease, residential premises (new or otherwise), or potential residential land to consumers, you will be required to notify your purchasers as to whether they have a withhold obligation. If they do, you will have to notify them of the amount th..... Read more

Brisbane Conveyancing and pool fencing

Brisbane Conveyancing and pool fencing

Questions often arise during Brisbane Conveyancing and pool fencing regulations. When there is doubt about the approvals for pool fencing, buyers and sellers will add a clause to place responsibility with one or other party. For the seller to take responsibility there is this standard clause. For the buyer to take responsibility there is a standard clause. At River City Conveyancing we welcome cal..... Read more

Confused about how conveyancing works?

Confused about how conveyancing works?

For first time home and apartment buyers in Brisbane we often get calls about how conveyancing works and what is the process for conveyancing Brisbane.We have put together this great page on our web site that shows the steps in the process for your easy understanding.Visit the page about how conveyancing works in Brisbane.Read more: How conveyancing works Read more

Is your Conveyancing Brisbane in need of a building report?

Is your Conveyancing Brisbane in need of a building report?

Having the correct clauses is an important part of protecting rights whether you are buyer or seller of a property in Queensland.Some of the most frequent questions we have related to conveyancing Brisbane regards the building and pest report.For your peace of mind you can include a standard building report clause such as the one supplied on our Special Condition 2 web page.This and other standard..... Read more