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ELECTRONIC CONVEYANCING – A NEW ERA HAS BEGUN

          Electronic Conveyancing has now been in place since 4th July 2016 and the conveyancers in South Australia are embracing the change. We at McKay Business Services settled our second online transfer this week early and we are encouraging other conveyancers to come onboard. It is an exciting time with many…

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ELECTRONIC CONVEYANCING – IS YOUR CONVEYANCER READY?

Electronic Conveyancing is the most radical change to the industry since the introduction of the Torrens Title back in 1858. Even back then there was an industry outcry from the lawyers of the day that by simplifying the system it would lead to a loss of conveyancing work. Well the very same challenges lie in…

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ELECTRONIC CONVEYANCING – WHAT IS A PRIORITY NOTICE?

In South Australia a Priority Notice is a notice which is lodged against a Certificate of Title or Crown Lease to reserve priority for a pending transaction that will affect that land. This gives protection of a parties’ interest in a property and will become more important when duplicate Certificates of Title are abolished and…

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ELECTRONIC CONVEYANCING – WHAT IS PEXA?

Property Exchange Australia Following years of discussion and planning, electronic conveyancing is scheduled to finally hit South Australia in May 2016, bringing with it a complete overhaul of the conveyancing process for legal practitioners and conveyancers. Property Exchange Australia (PEXA) is the platform supporting the transformation to electronic conveyancing for property. PEXA is an online…

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WHAT DO I NEED WHEN BUYING AND SELLING A BUSINESS IN SA?

Buying or selling a business in SA is a very different process to buying and purchasing property. Your conveyancer can help minimise your risk by making sure you have taken into consideration all the necessary factors and steps that will be required for the transaction. The following are some of the items that you will need to consider:…

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