A new duty of care: Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020

NSW building reforms and the new and retrospective statutory duty of care to protect owners from defective building works.

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NSW duty and land tax surcharges to impact discretionary trusts

Trustee of a discretionary trust owning NSW residential property? What you need to do before 31 Dec to receive an exemption & refund for foreign surcharges.

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Compensating compulsorily acquired trade-related leases

A new take on the valuation of leasehold interests in resumption of land cases.

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Land Tax Certificates and termination of contracts for sale of land

The importance of settlement dates for land tax certificates.

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Using an e-settlement subscriber for eConveyancing

The ins and outs of using an e-settlement subscriber to conduct your eConveyancing work.

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2019 Edition of the Contract for the Sale and Purchase of Land

Important updates on off-the-plan reforms and the 2019 Contract for the Sale and Purchase of land.

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Building and construction industry gets a new look security of payment regime

ANDREW BAILEY takes a closer look at the new security of payment regulatory regime.

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More e-conveyancing essentials for the modern property lawyer

Get the run down on some of the essential concepts of the mandated e-conveyancing scheme. By KYE TRAN-TSAI, CLAIRE MARTIN and BENJAMIN ADAMS.

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Personal property securities: extensions of time for registration

Why it’s important to address any errors on the PPS register before it’s too late. By JOHNSON PANG

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Essential concepts for electronic conveyancing

Get the run down on some of the essential concepts of the mandated e-conveyancing scheme. By KYE TRAN-TSAI, CLAIRE MARTIN and BENJAMIN ADAMS.

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