Material Changes In Off-The-Plan Contracts

Material Changes In Off-The-Plan Contracts

The sale of a proposed lot in a body corporate development “off-the-plan” in Queensland is governed by the Body Corporate and Community Management Act 1997 (Qld) (“the Act”). One main objective of...

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NSW Cancels Certificates of Title

From 11 October 2021, Certificates of Title will be cancelled and cease to be legal documents. NSW will move to 100% e-conveyancing and paper dealings will no longer be accepted by NSW Land Registry...

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Business Due Diligence

This article will explain the reason why a due diligence should be undertaken in the sale andpurchase of a business. Why do a due diligence? There are a few reasons why a due diligence is important...

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Real Estate Agents Entitlement To Commissions

Frequently, disputes arise as to whether an agent was the effective cause of sale and therefore entitled to commission on sale of a property . In Outerbridge trading as Century 21 Plateau Lifestyle...

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NSW Government Announces Changes to Stamp Duty Thresholds for Eligible First Home Buyers

In a bid to stimulate consumer spending, boost housing construction and create opportunities for employment as part of its COVID-19 Recovery Plan, on 26 July 2020 the New South Wales Government...

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Queensland Government Small Business COVID-19 Adaption Grant Program

The Queensland Government has announced that it will provide additional grants of up to $10,000 for eligible small or micro businesses who are subject to closure or highly impacted by COVID-19...

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NSW (New South Wales) COVID-19 Land Tax relief

The NSW Government has introduced measures to provide relief to residential and commercial landowners who have provided rental reduction to tenants experiencing financial distress due to COVID-19...

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NSW Negotiating a commercial tenancy with a tenant (for landlords)

The NSW Government has passed the Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation 2020 (“the Regulation”) under the Retail Leases Act 1994 (NSW) (“the Act”) which came into effect 24 April...

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NSW: Requesting a commercial tenancy rent reduction (for tenants)

The NSW Government has passed the Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation 2020 (“the Regulation”) under the Retail Leases Act 1994 (NSW) (“the Act”) which came into effect 24 April...

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Queensland Government Small Business COVID-19 Adaption Grant Program Available for Legal Advice

The Queensland Government has announced that it will provide grants of up to $10,000 for eligible small or micro business’ who are subject to closure or highly impacted by COVID-19 government...