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The top 7 things to be careful of when selling a house

Not all of these issues apply to all types of sales.  However, failure to disclose any of them if applicable in your Section 32 Vendor’s Statement […]

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July 2, 2019

What is a Section 32?

Section 32 of the Sale of Land Act 1962 (Vic) prescribes that a vendor must give a signed statement to the purchaser before the purchaser signs […]
June 7, 2019

The top 7 things to be careful of when selling a house

Not all of these issues apply to all types of sales.  However, failure to disclose any of them if applicable in your Section 32 Vendor’s Statement […]
May 6, 2019

The top 7 things to beware of when buying a house

Not all of these warnings apply to all types of purchases: The proposed Contract contains Special Conditions that are oppressive to your interests. Special Conditions add […]
April 8, 2019

What’s the difference between a mortgage and a loan?

A mortgage occurs when a property is offered by its owner to a lender (usually a bank) as security for a loan. The owners of the […]
March 21, 2019

Electronic Lodgement from 1 October 2018

It has been a Registrar’s Requirement to lodge almost all Transfer dealings at Land Use Victoria using an electronic settlement system since 1 October 2018. That […]
February 21, 2018

Electronic lodgement from 1 March 2018

It has been a Registrar’s Requirement to lodge standalone Caveat and Withdrawal of Caveat dealings at Land Use Victoria using the PEXA electronic settlement platform since […]
May 25, 2017

Update to the Foreign Resident Capital Gain Withholding Tax

If you’ve sold a property on or after 1 July 2017 for $750,000 or more, you will be liable to have 12.5% of your sale proceeds […]
March 2, 2017

The 4 major banks and electronic Certificates of Title

On 23 October 2016, every Victorian paper Certificate of Title that was first mortgaged on that day to one of the four major banks (i.e. ANZ, […]
January 9, 2017

What is partition?

If you are a part owner of two lots in a subdivision, both in joint ownership with another party, you may be able to utilise the […]