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Building and Pest Inspection Reports

Do I need building and pest inspection reports? It is a question we often hear from a home buyer. Buying a house is likely to be one of the biggest investments you will make in life and it is surprising how many people contemplate not ordering a building and pest inspection report in order to save a few hundred dollars.

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The risks in buying Property “Off the Plan”

Why do people buy Property off the Plan? Buying property off the plan has often been seen as a way to invest in future development at today’s prices.  The State Government is encouraging development around areas where there is transport infrastructure in place, such as railway stations. A recent change to Sutherland Shire Council’s Local

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How to Navigate the Franchised World to a Successful Business

Franchising is a $144 billion sector in Australia. Franchising adds a layer of experience and certainty to a new business venture that is not present in a non-franchised start-up. It is similar to purchasing a new business, but without the responsibility of taking over existing hidden liabilities. The Franchisor is expanding their business by allowing

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Watkins Tapsell helps when you are buying off the plan

Administering Building Contracts

The DO’S and DON’TS of Administering Building Contracts In the Building and Construction industry there are many instances where our Building and Construction Law team have seen contracts being administered incorrectly or not in accordance with its terms, where the Builder has acted on promises of good faith, workmanship and a good old-fashioned handshake. Despite

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