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How to Choose the Right Conveyancer

When it comes to buying or selling your property, it is important to choose the right specialist conveyancer or solicitor. Conveyancing involves the transfer of the legal title of property from one individual to the other. It also deals with the granting of a mortgage. In competent hands, you can experience much less stress, lower […]

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New Laws Make Landlording Much Harder

New Legislation in New Zealand, Victoria, and even the UK is targeting landlording and making it much harder. This new legislation seems to be about solely improving tenants rights, rather than making anything better for landlords, and this is leading people to believe that there is an ulterior, political motive. New Legislation In Victoria Tenants […]

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6 Helpful Tips in Managing Construction Disputes

The construction industry is among the fastest developing sectors in the world. But it is regarded as one of the most conflicted industries due to the complexity of the construction contract claims. Therefore, being familiar with the sector is an added benefit as you get to know facts, documents required and the knowledge of the […]

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Understanding probate: Is it really that complicated?

When a person dies, someone has to deal with his or her estate, which includes any money, property and possessions left behind. Probate is the authority given by the court to the people that will deal with the deceased’s affairs, also known as administering the estate. This is one of the main reasons why having […]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Inheriting Property

At first, inheriting property sounds like winning a prize. It’s hard to imagine it could become a major hardship. Yet, there’s real potential for an inherited home to become a financial burden. Transfer of property for beneficiaries who aren’t the surviving spouse can be a long process. It’s especially tough when you’re already facing the […]

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What Are the Different Commercial Leases?

When it comes to renting property, there are different leases available for both residential and commercial properties. Making sure that the lease is understood in full is important and any potential renter should be fully acquainted with the terms of the lease before signing any agreement. Commercial leases are typically quite different to residential and […]

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How to Prevent Foreclosure on Your Home

If you’re behind on payments for your property and are worried about it getting foreclosed, you’re in the right place. While foreclosures are on the rise, there are still a number of options you can consider when trying to save your home. In this article, we’re going to look at them. While foreclosure is a […]

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How to Deal with Tree-Related Neighbour Disputes in Australia

They say that good fences make for good neighbours, but sometimes your greenery may get in the way, regardless of the fence’s location. For example, trees may encroach on someone’s property. But, there are limits regarding what you can do, and you could create new problems trying to take matters into your own hands. Here […]

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10 Terms That You Need in Your Lease

Did you know that when you sit down to sign your rental lease, you’re actually signing a legally binding contract? Like any other binding contract, not only you should read it very carefully before you sign; take it to a specialist real state lawyer like Adam Leitman Bailey, P.C. who is also a no. 1 […]

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