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Co-ownership agreements – what are they for?

Co-ownership agreements are becoming increasingly important. With the rising costs of housing and land, it’s common to see multiple persons (other than spouses) owning property. Whether it’s a first home with siblings to get into the property market, an investment property or farmland for the family’s business, a co-ownership agreement can save you costly disputes....
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Changes to REIQ residential contract from 20 January 2022

Changes to REIQ residential contract from 20 January 2022. On 20 January 2022, the Contract for Houses and Residential Land was amended and now includes new standard terms to accommodate new court decisions and updated legislation. The following clauses have significant impact on the sale and purchase of residences. Clause 7.8 Compliant Smoke Alarms The...
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How to Choose the Right Executor

When it comes time to prepare your will, it is also time to consider nominating at least one person to be the executor of your estate.  The executor’s role is to administer your estate in accordance with your will. While it may seem straight forward and easy to allocate this role, it should not be...
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What is a Power of Attorney?

Have you ever considered what would happened if you lost capacity to make your own decisions? Wouldn’t you want to have control over who can make decisions for you if you did? Who would you trust to make those big life decisions for you? A power of attorney (POA) is a legal document that allows...
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6 Things You Need to Consider for Your Will

Estate planning is one of those things we love helping clients with, but something that clients often want to avoid! You can’t get out of life alive so stop avoiding it and get prepared! A will is a powerful document – it sets out how your assets will be distributed once you pass away. So,...
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