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Posted May 16, 2016 Land Owners Liability for Defective Building Work in Developments

In this age of booming property prices, many home owners are being approached by developers to enter into joint ventures to develop their land in exchange for one or more of the dwellings in a multi-dwelling residential project. While this may provide a financial windfall for many home owners, it can open the door for…

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Posted May 04, 2016 Stamp Duty and Land Tax Issues

Land Tax One tax that can be avoided if you structure your property portfolio corre ctly is Land Tax. When you start investing in property land tax is not usually an issue. You can obtain an exemption for your Principle Place of Residence (PPR) and if you add a strata unit or two (2) over…

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Posted May 03, 2016 Asbestos Dangers For Homeowners, Home Buyers And Renovators

The Australian Government’s “Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency (ASEA)” released a report in February 2016 containing the results of a survey on asbestos awareness among residential home buyers and renovators. The ASEA report raised a number of issues as to the ongoing awareness of the dangers of asbestos and the potential for an increase in…

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Posted Mar 22, 2016 Design Liabilities

Who is a Designer? A designer for the purposes of construction is usually thought to be the person preparing and providing the plans or digital models of the structure of a building, or building component, which are relied on to construct the structure. This is commonly thought to be the architect or engineer. There is…

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Posted Mar 07, 2016 The Whole Project Package

What Do We Do? We provide property and construction law services to Property Developers as part of our Whole Project Package. We use technologies to provide   e-conveyancing options as well as timely reports and updates utilising smart technologies to assist our clients in the management of their development projects. Our expertise in Property and Construction…

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