Electronic Conveyancing

The onset of COVID-19 has forced the property market to accelerate its transition into a fully functional digital model.    Recently, already digitally-savvy real estate agents have launched private virtual inspections followed by online auctions with many property transactions now conducted electronically from start to finish.  As legal professionals, we fully support the digitalisation of the

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Family disputes can be avoided with proper documentation - Watkins Tapsell

Can I sue a family member?

Suing a family member can be avoided The saddest types of legal battles are those which involve our family members. People often associate a family dispute with divorce, dividing up the property or working out where the children will live after separation but I’ve noticed another type of matter emerging more often in recent years.

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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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Watkins Tapsell helps when you are buying off the plan

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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