This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to property & real estate in Australia.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Opportunities to digitise major steps in selling or leasing a property, and the considerations of each step.
Explanation of scheme that allows eligible purchasers to obtain finance where they have only saved 5% of the purchase price.
Where does COVID-19 leave buyers of rural land?
Stacks Law Firm
The buyer alleged that the sellers' purported termination was invalid and amounted to a repudiation of the contract.
Vendors must now disclose "material facts", those facts that might influence an average purchaser of the property.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
Usually a purchaser who is unable to complete their contract will forfeit the entirety of their initial deposit.
Temporary changes to the NSW Conveyancing Rules allow certain instruments to be electronically witnessed and signed.
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
In recent years, title insurance has become increasingly popular among purchasers of houses, condominiums, cabins and other residential land.
Langlois lawyers, LLP
The duty to act in the client's best interests remains at the heart of a real estate brokerage contract, even in the most delicate situations.
Minden Gross LLP
Wills and estates litigator Sheila Morris' article "Vulnerable litigants and family members: A little help from my friends" was published by The Lawyer's Daily
Giambrone & Partners
As Europe and the UK open up again after lockdown and the real estate market across Europe attempts recovery following the dire effects of the coronavirus crisis; the prospects may not be as...
Sales activity in Guernsey's Local Market during the first quarter of this year was on course to top the levels seen in the same period last year until lockdown measures introduced to respond to the spread of the coronavirus ...
The Guernsey Contracts Court is now again dealing with the completion of non-essential property matters subject to ongoing strict policies and requirements concerning the completion process.
Surveyors, estate agents and conveyancers will now able to attend on site providing they adhere to the strict guidelines implemented by the States of Guernsey.
Sales activity in the Guernsey Local Market last year was at its highest level since 2011, according to the latest conveyancing statistics compiled by Unusualities of Guernsey
The sudden and widespread outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus has not only caused great disruption to the public health of Hong Kong but has also significantly ...
Ronan Daly Jermyn
This note provides a summary of some of the more recent developments in relation to receivership in Ireland.
A Policy Letter entitled Minor Changes to the Document Duty (Guernsey) Law, 2017 has been submitted to H M Greffier for debate at the next sitting of the States.
The restricted movement requirements currently in place across the Island impact on many parts of a conveyancing transaction.