Property

We have extensive experience in a wide variety of property transactions, including:

  • purchase/sale of both residential and commercial properties;
  • providing documentation for purchases of real estate by superannuation funds in compliance with current legislation;
  • drafting and reviewing leases;
  • acting in lease disputes on behalf of both landlords and tenants;
  • registering plans of subdivision;
  • preparing agreements pursuant to section 173 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987;
  • acquisition of land by adverse possession;
  • obtaining a replacement certificate of title where the original is lost or misplaced;
  • applying to the Supreme Court of Victoria for the removal of a caveat (and defending such claims);
  • making survivorship applications;
  • transferring land between spouses and domestic partners;
  • transferring land pursuant to a trust deed;
  • advising owners corporations and members of owners corporations; and
  • dealing with the State Revenue Office in relation to assessment of transfer duty

We have both the experience and the understanding of the relevant legislation to provide clients with prompt and expert assistance in these matters.