Conveyancing News


Contract Termination.

Can you change your mind after buying a house?  If you are ready to buy residential property in Queensland or in the process of signing a house and land contract it is essential that you know exactly what you are getting yourself into. Conveyancing is rarely straight forward therefore it is best to contact a qualified property solicitor to safely navigate you through the process and avoid any.....
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Digital Auctions.

Conveyancing Update: The emerging digital auction market in Queensland Due to on-site and in-room auctions now being banned across Australia following Scott Morrison's announcement during the COVID-19 lockdown a new emerging digital market for auctions has come to the fore.  The last month has shown that the Australian real estate market is adapting in some respects to these uncertain times. .....
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Special Condition COVID-19 .

IMPORTANT NOTE – COVID-19 PANDEMIC: Due to the current COVID-19 Pandemic we advise that if you are signing a contract as a Buyer or Seller of property or land in Queensland to include in your contract the COVID-19 Special Condition Conveyancing during the Coronavirus Pandemic As you are aware, the COVID-19 Pandemic is having an unprecedented impact worldwide. It may have a significant e.....
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Steps for Signing a Contract .

Steps to Signing a House and Land Contract in Brisbane If you are considering a move to the sunshine state you might already have a few questions regarding how conveyancing works in Queensland in comparison to Victoria or the other Australian states. To buy or sell Queensland real estate a legal transfer of property from a Seller to a Buyer must be undertaken by a solicitor; this process is called.....
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Home Insurance.

When do you need to organise home insurance on a new house? If you have newly signed a contract for the purchase of a house or property in Queensland it is imperative to know from what time you will be responsible for the loss or damage to the property. As the bushfire crisis in Australia continues across Summer and into 2020 we strongly advise that you find out as you sign a new contract by speak.....
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Stamp Duty Qld : How to Calculate Transfer Duty on Multiple Transactions.

Combining Dutiable Transactions The transfer duty on multiple dutiable transactions must be added together and treated as a single transaction. These transactions can only be combined however when they are ‘related’ - meaning they form one arrangement or are ‘aggregated’ based on certain factors. Aggregation of dutiable transactions is compulsory under section 30 of the Duties Act 2001. When addi.....
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Conveyancing Finance Approval Help for Buyers.

We’ve compiled our conveyancing buyer's information for finance approval but don’t hesitate to contact us today if you’d like a fixed quote for your new conveyancing contract in Queensland. Don't overpay for conveyancing, our dedicated Brisbane based conveyancing solicitors can help you through the conveyancing process without any hidden extra costs. Conveyancing Finance Approval Help for Buyers .....
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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.....
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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.....
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