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WHAT HAPPENS ON SETTLEMENT DAY?

WHAT HAPPENS ON SETTLEMENT DAY? You’ve signed the contract and appointed a conveyancer. Your finance has been approved and the loan documents have been signed and any money required to complete settlement has been transferred into the account your conveyancer or bank have instructed that funds are to be sent to.  Basically everything has been…

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FORM 1 AND COOLING OFF RIGHTS – WHAT ARE THEY?

WHAT IS A FORM 1? The Form 1 (Vendors Disclosure Statement) is the formal statement that must be served on the Purchaser and provides the cooling off rights and certain details relating to the property being sold. It is required under Section 7 of the Land and Business (Sale and Conveyancing) Act 1994. A Form…

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THE EVOLUTION FROM PAPER SETTLEMENTS TO ELECTRONIC SETTLEMENTS

The new mandate is here as of 3rd August 2020, the electronic lodgement of documents with Land Services SA is now mandatory. Paper is now a thing of the past…but lets talk about that past so you know a little bit about what the process was and what it is from now on… EARLY DAYS…

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5 QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR CONVEYANCER WHEN BUYING PROPERTY?

What are Easements? An easement on land either gives another party certain rights over land, or gives the registered proprietor rights over someone else’s land. This right is set out on the Certificate of Title to the land (with one exception). The most common easements on Titles are Rights of Way, Party Wall Rights and…

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A NEW CHAPTER AT MCKAY BUSINESS SERVICES – EXCITING TIMES AHEAD

MCKAY BUSINESS SERVICES – ADELAIDE CONVEYANCERS As you may well know, McKay Business Services was setup by Denise McKay in 1997 and the business is now into its 23rd year.  We have grown slowly and steadily over the years and have become one of Adelaide’s well respected conveyancing firms.  We have a reputation of being…

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