Buying a Property at Auction

You find your dream home and the agent advises that this property is going to auction.  There are things that you need to do to ensure that you ready to attend the auction and be in a position to bid.

 

What is …

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Clarifying the Cooling Off Period

Are you looking to purchase or sell a property and unsure about what your rights are during the cooling off period? Below you will find 6 important things you need to know about the cooling off period. Always consult your solicitor or conveyancer prior to …

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What is a Power of Attorney, Enduring Guardian and Advanced Health Care Directive and Why Do I Need One?

Like all insurance policies, we curse the fact we need them and their cost until an event occurs which requires us to call upon them. Powers of Attorney, Appointments of Enduring Guardian and Advanced Health Care Directives can all be considered your personal insurance policies against the vicissitudes …

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The Personal Property Securities Register

PPSR - Personal property securities act, Central Coast Lawyers

In a recent decision of the Victorian Supreme Court, a machinery company lost over $1 million of equipment that they had leased because they did not have a properly registered security interest on the Personal Property Securities Register.

A construction company leased formwork equipment from the …

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Self-Managed Super Funds – Should You Get One?

The use of a Self-Managed Super Fund (SMSF) to purchase property is a concept that has become progressively more popular however there are a lot of questions that people considering this option need to ask. How does the purchase actually work? Can you borrow money to purchase a …

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Milestone for Kevin Pearce: 20 Years as an Accredited Specialist

Kevin Pearce, a Director of Aubrey Brown and team leader of our Litigation Team recently reached his 20 year milestone as a Criminal Lawyer Accredited Specialist. We asked Kevin some questions about what it means to be an accredited specialist.

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