SERVICES WE OFFER
We are a general practice suburban law firm. Our main areas of practice are as follows:
Sale and Purchase of Houses We enjoy helping clients with the sale and purchase of residential properties, preparing agreements for sale and purchase, searching titles, working through conditional contracts with our clients, assisting with Bank loans and mortgages and settlement. From 1 October 2015 all parties to a transfer of property will be required to provide a tax statement prior to registration of the transfer.
Refinancing - transferring your mortgage from one bank to another.
Transfers to a company - for example, transferring a rental property from personal names to a company.
Guarantees - Independent legal advice.
Occupation Rights for Retirement Villages - An increasing number of clients are choosing to move to retirement villages. We can provide advice regarding the terms of the Occupation Agreement, such as any Deferred Management Fee, and assist with settlement.
Family trusts We provide advice about reasons for setting up a family trust, advantages and disadvantages, prepare the trust deed, and transfer assets to the trust.
Gifting, changing trustees and winding up trusts
Subdivisions - smaller subdivisions such as two or three lot fee simple subdivisions, correcting cross lease titles, creating easements.
Enduring Powers of Attorney