Invest in professional advice before buying property

Buying a property is likely to be the most expensive purchase you make. So it is a wise investment to get professional legal advice prior to signing a Contract of Sale says John Wellington, property and business advisory lawyer at Robertson Hyetts Lawyers and Conveyancers. Some purchasers of residential and commercial property may not be…

Update to the Homebuilder Scheme

With the enforcement of Level 4 lockdown restrictions in metropolitan Melbourne and Level 3 lockdown restrictions in regional Victoria the Government has recently announced a three month extension to the time to commence construction of a home under the HomeBuilder scheme. This announcement will come as a relief to many Victorians given the current pause…

What you need to know about the HomeBuilder scheme

With the Government’s HomeBuilder package announced on 4 June 2020, home owners or those looking to build could receive $25,000 for the purpose of renovating an existing house or building a new one. So what is the eligibility criteria and what do you need to know?   • You will need to spend to receive.…