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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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Option agreement to buy land must be in the appropriate form – developers take note
26 Apr 2019
What is an option agreement? An option agreement is a contractual document ...
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What happens at settlement when you buy a home – and what can go wrong
12 Jul 2018
Buying a new home or a property can be one of the most exciting events of your ...
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Compulsory acquisition of properties in NSW now not so certain
15 Jun 2018
A landmark court decision has delivered a blow to the NSW government’s ...
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Costs orders and litigation – beware unpredictable outcomes and always take settlement offers seriously
13 Mar 2018
I was recently involved in a case where someone was offered half a million ...
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Tribunal rules Airbnb rentals can’t be banned in apartment blocks
24 Nov 2017
A recent landmark legal decision has made it far more difficult for body ...
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Changes to property and conveyancing laws in NSW in 2017
12 Oct 2017
There have been many recent changes to NSW property laws affecting conveyancing ...
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What can you do if your roof solar panels are going to lose their direct sunlight?
02 Jun 2017
You’ve invested a lot of money installing solar panels on your roof. It’s ...
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The lighter side of the law: when law and comedy collide
03 May 2017
On the face of it, there doesn’t seem to be much that is amusing about the ...
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Tree disputes with neighbours best resolved by mediation
28 Apr 2017
Tree disputes are among the most common causes of problems between neighbours in...
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Dissolving strata title and the potential for capital gains tax (CGT) liability
20 Apr 2017
Although still uncommon, dissolving strata titles is becoming more prevalent ...
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