Do You Know How Important “Form 1” Is When Selling Your Home?

11 December 2019
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As a home seller, it's easy to underestimate the amount of work involved and the detail that goes on behind the scenes in order to ensure that the property changes hands without any issue. Yet there are many potential problems along the way, and someone who is unprepared or inexperienced could easily fall into a trap that could affect the outcome, both practically and financially. If you're about to embark on this journey, then you may be thinking about how you could take on a lot of this work yourself, but would you know what to do with 'Form 1', as just one key example? Read More 

Which Real Estate Solicitor Is Right for You?

2 June 2019
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Looking to hire a real estate solicitor? Real estate solicitors act for clients in real estate dealings. However, not all of these solicitors are created equal. Which type of real estate solicitor is right for you? Well, the answer to this question depends on your specific situation and needs. Here's what to look for in a real estate solicitor: Track Record The reputation that a prospective solicitor has speaks volumes about the quality of service that they can provide. Read More 

Is Your Home at Risk of Undergoing Fraudulent Transactions?

26 February 2019
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You may hear this all the time: owning a home is one of the biggest investments that people make. When buyers are ready to purchase a property, there is always a risk of fraud occurring during the transaction. Indeed, many people pose as owners of a home in an attempt to trick buyers out of their money. What happens is that an unscrupulous person pretends to be the owner of a property and disappears after the transaction is completed (and after funds are transferred). Read More 

What You Need to Know When Buying Your First Home

20 June 2016
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Buying a home is often on the top of the list for many people's life goals, but it can also be a scary process. There is a lot to consider, from deciding on your budget, to getting a loan, finding the perfect home, and making necessary repairs. Here are some things you should know when you are thinking about buying your first home.  You Need a Home Inspection Whether you are buying a house that was built 10 years ago or it is a vintage house labelled as a fixer upper, you need to have a home inspection done. Read More 

How Can a Conveyancer Help If You Are Buying an Animal Boarding Kennel?

24 May 2016
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If you are buying an animal boarding kennel, you have to understand a lot about commercial real estate and the legalities involved. If you want to ensure that everything is done correctly, you may want to work with a conveyancer. Here are four ways that a conveyancer may help you through the process: 1. Helping you understand the implications of pre-purchase inspections With any real estate transaction, a number of pre-purchase inspections are typically required. Read More