Merrill Phillips
Merrill Phillips
Licensed Conveyancer

My Publications

Landmark judgement over right to keep pets in apartments
24 Nov 2021
A court battle over whether a miniature schnauzer called Angus can live in a ...
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Could a developer rescind off-the-plan contracts to cash in on a rising property market? Which case won?
23 Feb 2021
In 2014, the vendor and several purchasers entered into contracts for the sale ...
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How squatters rights won a Sydney dunny lane
20 Jan 2021
Supreme Court dispute over three square metres of land It’s not often the old...
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New laws protect purchasers from risk of building defects in NSW
01 Dec 2020
Tough new laws governing construction, building defects and certification of ...
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Strata corporation bylaws in NSW can ban pets, tribunal rules
02 Jun 2020
(Editor’s note: for an update on the law in this area, please see our November...
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Sydney developer uses squatter’s rights to claim ownership of a property in NSW
09 May 2019
A decision in the NSW Supreme Court has ruled in favour of a property developer ...
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Escaping city life and moving to the country? Make sure you do your due diligence
08 May 2019
Greater numbers of city dwellers are considering moving to the country to enjoy ...
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Before buying property with friends be aware of the potential pitfalls
11 Apr 2019
Co-ownership an obvious option in a high-priced property market With sky-high ...
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