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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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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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