//

General Interest

Clause & Affect

Clause & Affect

If you are thinking of buying a property you may want to consider adding a clause on the contract. Clauses, also known as ‘conditions’ can make a big difference, not only potentially saving you money but also avoiding some big issues. Let’s just remind you that as a buyer the real estate agent isn’t working for you, they represent the…

Read more

If it ain’t nailed down

If it ain’t nailed down

They say you can’t take it with you when you die, but how about when you move? Some say that if it ain’t nailed down it’s yours to take, but is this true? What’s the general rule on what you can and can’t take? Section 9 of the REIWA Joint from of General Conditions talks a lot about the “Seller…

Read more

“Selling is no laughing matter”

“Selling is no laughing matter”

Ever wondered why there are so many differing opinions on what your property is worth? This mystery can best be explained in a short little story that goes a little like this… A real estate agent, a banker and a valuer walk into a bar… The bartender, having served a few agents in his time, instantly spots the woman with…

Read more

2020 AICWA Stewart Title State Conference

2020 AICWA Stewart Title State Conference

Its conference time thanks to the generous support of Stewart Title who are again getting right behind the conveyancing profession here in Western Australia. Joining us for this wild ride is the team at PEXA who are kindly supporting our Sundowner. Cheers to PEXA. And we can’t forget our wonderful sponsors, MGB Legal, Australia Post, TIMG, CSolutions, Marsh & VERO.…

Read more