Building & Pest: 5 Things To Know

2018-07-10T16:41:39+10:00March 3rd, 2018|Categories: Conveyancing|Tags: , , , , , |

If you are buying residential property in Queensland, and your contract is subject to you completing building and/or pest inspections on the property, here are some things you need to be aware of: You need to organise your inspections promptly. In QLD, ‘time is of the essence’ meaning the deadlines that are in the [...]

Can you change a name on a signed property contract in QLD?

2018-07-10T16:48:58+10:00October 10th, 2017|Categories: Conveyancing|Tags: , , , |

Short answer…no – only under certain circumstances. When you may be able to amend a name… In QLD once a property contract is fully executed by the buyer/seller and dated, the name of the parties cannot be changed. It may be possible for minor changes be made such as: Correcting misspelled names: Name spelling must be [...]

Why You Should Get Your Contract Checked By A Solicitor

2018-07-11T14:41:48+10:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: Conveyancing|Tags: , , , , |

A contract is a legally binding agreement & particularly where there is a lot of money changing hands (for example, a house or property purchase contract), it is so important to know exactly what you are signing. We always recommend having a solicitor check over your property contract BEFORE you sign it. It [...]