Posts Tagged "property"

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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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Santa & Mrs Claus are getting a divorce!

Christmas is an exciting time of year, one filled with love and laughter, but also quite a hectic time of year getting presents ready for family. Finishing off jobs at work can cause emotions to rise and the stress that…

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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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Santa Claus - Divorce & Separation

Santa & Mrs Claus are getting a divorce! Who sees the reindeers for Christmas lunch?

Christmas is an exciting time of year, one filled with love and laughter, but also quite a hectic time of year getting presents ready for family. Finishing off jobs at work can cause emotions to rise and the stress that…

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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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Same-sex Marriage in Australia - Why not?

Same Sex Marriage – Why not?

When people are in love more often than not they want to take further steps to signify their love for each other to the wider community. So why shouldn’t same-sex couples be allowed to marry the person they love? A…

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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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6 Superannuation Tips for Contractors & the Self-Employed

1. Look after your future self Superannuation is a way to save for your retirement. When you are a Contractor or Self-Employed, Superannuation is essentially your own obligation. There is no employer squirrelling away your 9.5% for you every pay…

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New Years Property Resolutions

2014 is almost at an end so with 2015 we welcome a new year. What this means to some is making big life decisions like finally putting the family home on the market or moving to your dream destination or…

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