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Are you a first home buyer?

The Duties Act regards you as a first home buyer if: You have never owned a residential property in Australia, or you have purchased a residential […]

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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 […]
October 4, 2016

Foreign Resident Capital Gain Withholding Tax

If you’ve sold a property on or after 1 July 2016 for $2 million or more, you will be liable to have 10% of your sale […]
August 29, 2016

Glenferrie Conveyancing leads the state in electronic settlements

As at 23 August 2016, Glenferrie Conveyancing Pty Ltd has conducted more PEXA electronic settlements during 2016 than any other practitioner (conveyancer or legal practice) in […]
August 4, 2016

Obtaining a certified copy of your Power of Attorney

If you have been appointed as the Attorney for another person or a company (“the appointor”), and you wish to execute a dealing on the title […]
July 19, 2016

How electronic settlement saves you money

During 2016-17, the cost for an electronic settlement is $107.80, or $122.98 if there’s more than one title involved. Glenferrie Conveyancing will absorb half of this […]
July 4, 2016

What’s new in 2016-2017?

For all contracts entered into from 1 July 2016, the additional stamp duty that is payable on the purchase of a residential property within Victoria by […]
May 11, 2016

Lost Certificate of Title

In order to settle the sale of your property, you or your mortgagee must provide the original Certificate of Title for the property at settlement. Your […]