Residential Property Law

Real estate and property transactions can be complex and fast-paced. Whether you are buying your first home; adding to your property portfolio; building a new house; carrying out a subdivision or larger development; or facing a property dispute, you need the right advice and support at the right time.

Our Residential Property & Development Team know all about property law. Our team is made up of capable property lawyers and legal professionals with many years of experience providing quality legal advice and effective, practical solutions.

Our size and experience means we can draw on skills from across our firm to help you with project financing, construction, development and other specialist advice.

We guide you through every step in the process, working alongside you in a wide range of property-related areas to ensure your legal interests are looked after.

Our team are able to assist with a variety of matters, including:

  • Buying and selling residential and lifestyle property.

  • Sale and purchase agreements.

  • Assisting First Home Buyers.

  • Rights over land (easements) and limits on the use of land (restrictive covenants).

  • Borrowing (loans including financing and refinancing).

  • Building.

  • Subdivision and land development.

  • Property disputes.

  • Cross lease updates and freeholding of cross lease properties.

  • Property sharing agreements – including trusts and companies.

  • Land and building packages.

  • Reviewing building contracts.

Notable experience:

  • Advising and assisting individuals buying and selling property, and helping them through the entire process.

  • Acting for developers in small- and large-scale residential developments.

  • Advising on financing arrangements with banks and personal loans within families.

  • Advising on complex title issues.

  • Advising on property ownership structures.

  • Advising on EQC and insurance claims and repairs in relation to buying and selling a property.