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BUYING A NEWLY BUILT PROPERTY IN SA

Are you Buying an Off-the-Plan Apartment or a newly built dwelling? Detailed below are some useful tips and information to assist you when looking at purchasing a property in these categories. FIRST HOME OWNER GRANT If you are a First Home Owner then you will also be eligible for the First Home Owners Grant of…

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DELAYS IN SETTLEMENT – ADELAIDE CONVEYANCING

A delay in settlement occurs when either the purchaser or vendor is not ready to settle on the day of settlement. This is not only stressful but can be also cause you to incur expensive penalty interest if you are responsible for the delay. These delays can be made less stressful with effective communication between…

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WHY DO I NEED A CONVEYANCER?

So, you’re thinking of buying or selling a property and then someone asks, ‘have you chosen a conveyancer?’ Now, many people don’t even know exactly what a conveyancer is let alone which one to choose nor why they actually need one!  So your next question is “Why do I need a Conveyancer” THE CONVEYANCING PROCESS You…

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WATER LICENCES

Water licences are issued in accordance with the Natural Resources Management Act 2004 and they provide an entitlement to the holder to source a total annual allocation of water from resources that are specified in the license. When purchasing a property that has a bore, well or pumps water from a river, you need to…

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WHAT ARE EASEMENTS AND HOW DO THEY AFFECT ME?

What is an easement? An Easement is a right to use a part of land belonging to someone else, for a specific purpose. Easements are usually but not always registered on your Certificate of Title. If the easement is registered, the details about the nature of the easement and where it’s located will be shown on the…

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