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We have separated – who moves out?

  When parties separate, a very common question is, who moves out of the family home?  Another common question is, my friends have told me I need to stay in the house, is that true? In reality, nobody actually has…

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Off-the-plan property law | Sutherland shire property lawyers

Off-the-plan property: Recent changes in the law

There’s good news for investors nervous about purchasing property ‘off-the-plan’. Recent changes to NSW property laws will make it harder for unscrupulous developers to back out of off-the-plan contracts for residential property. What are off-the-plan contracts? An off-the-plan contract is…

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Leah Rattew | Property Law & Conveyancing Solicitor in the Sutherland Shire

Staff Spotlight – Introducing Leah Rattew

We’re excited to introduce our newest addition to the Southern Waters Legal team, Solicitor, Leah Rattew. Leah has recently joined Southern Waters’ Property Law & Conveyancing team, bringing with her a wealth of legal experience. In 2005, Leah graduated with…

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Commercial Property Real Estate

Buying Property In Your SMSF

Australians are known to love property as an investment vehicle. Generally this has been achieved by borrowing from a bank to purchase property before paying it off over time. Since 2007 self managed superannuation funds (SMSF) have been allowed to…

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Zoe Hibbard - Solicitor at Southern Waters Legal

Zoe takes a gap year, or two!

Everybody knows Zoe! One of our longest serving and most popular Solicitors, Zoe Hibbard, will be departing on a sabbatical to travel the world and work overseas… After nearly 5 years working with the team at Southern Waters Legal, it…

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Helping Your Children Buy Property – Risk Versus Reward

We’ve all heard the statistics about children living with their parents into their thirties, but while crippling house prices may be to blame, some parents are taking a more pro-active approach and shuffling their children out the door and into…

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Surviving the Real Estate Jungle

Spring has arrived and the real estate market will shortly be in full bloom. Prospective purchasers will soon find themselves amidst the real estate jungle, where it is survival of the fittest. Many of us have experienced the pressure of…

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