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UNAPPROVED ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS

Have those Alterations AND Additions to the Property been Approved? You have put in an offer for a house and have been given all the information about the property by the agent. Or have you? Has that rumpus room been approved by council and does it comply with the building code. There is nothing detailed in…

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BUSINESS SYSTEMS & PROCEDURES

Every business should have systems in place and procedure manuals to follow. Without these you are really flying blind and efficiency will be at a minimum. In a conveyancing/legal practice this could be very expensive in both time and money and of course time is money to any business in a service industry. The following…

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THREE THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING A TOWN HOUSE OR AN APARTMENT IN SA

If you are buying a townhouse or an apartment in South Australia then you will need to consider a few things that are different to purchasing a house. Any new development built since 1996 is called a Community or Community Strata Corporation. Prior to that all units/townhouses etc were known as Strata Corporations. See: What is…

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WHY DO I NEED A TAX DEPRECIATION SCHEDULE?

If you are buying an investment property then you should arrange for a tax depreciation schedule to be prepared for your accountant to get the tax benefits for your property. Mayssam Raslan from Key Property Inspections has written a detailed description as how a tax depreciation schedule can benefit you: Nearly 90% of people underestimate the…

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TOP TIPS TO GET YOUR PROPERTY READY FOR SALE – GUEST BLOG

As a conveyancer we mainly deal with the legal documentation and not what is actually involved directly in the sale process and getting a property for sale. Sally Luke from Luke and Associates Real Estate has been kind enough to out some tips together for this blog.  These tips just might help you get that…

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