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Selling Your Property In Autumn

Spring is traditionally seen as the best time to sell a property, when the weather is warming up and buyers become more active. However, there are a number of studies which have revealed that autumn is equally as good, if not better than spring, to sell a residential property. The Benefits Of Selling In Autumn Less competition. There are often less houses on the market in Autumn, so there is less competition. Reduced stock on market. As spring is the time when most home owners put their property up for sale, the market can become flooded with stock. An increase in... View article »
Posted in Sell on 3rd October, 2018

New Verification Of Identity (VOI) Requirements In Property Transactions

In the age of electronic transactions or ‘paperless transactions’, it has become especially important for Lawyers and other parties involved in property transactions to ensure that the person they are acting for are indeed who they say they are, and have the capacity to enter the transaction.  This includes confirming a person’s capacity to act as agent for a company or as an attorney. The VOI process is particularly important in land and property dealings as it assists in reducing identity theft and land title fraud.  Verification of Identity has always formed part of good practice however from 1 August 2016, it... View article »
Posted in News, Sell on 3rd October, 2018

Point Piper Estate Elaine Sold For More Than $70 Million.

The Fairfax family have sold their Point Piper estate Elaine, setting a national house price record of more than $70 million. The vast 6986-square-metre estate on Seven Shillings Beach was bought by a local family who are expected to keep it as a single, private estate. Exclusive listing agent Ken Jacobs, of Christie’s International, was unable to reveal the sale price or buyer details, but was asking $75 million before it sold late on Friday. The previous house record was set at $70 million in 2015 when Mr Jacobs sold the Vaucluse mansion La Mer on behalf of James and Erica... View article »
Posted in News, Sell on 3rd October, 2018

Project Sydney: Olympic Park Will Be Our New Golden Mini-City

SYDNEY Olympic Park will be transformed into a 24/7 mini-city within 14 years — with 45-storey residential towers, a thriving shopping/cafe precinct, 17,000 new jobs and 10 times its current population. 2030 Master Plan for Olympic Park shows that it will become a centre for Sydneysiders to live, work and play in. Revelations of the changes at Olympic Park come as The Daily Telegraph today launches Project ­Sydney, an editorial campaign aimed at encouraging long-term thinking in planning a better city. This new lease of life for the precinct guarantees the long-term legacy of the home of the Sydney Olympics 16 years after... View article »
Posted in News, Sell on 3rd October, 2018