Press Releases

Conveyancing news from around the world

  • Expert’s advice for first home buyers 25 Sep 2018 08:44 News.com.au HOUSE prices are finally dropping in Sydney and Melbourne but scary predictions about the market may have left some first home buyers wondering whether it’s a good time to buy. Property expert Michael Yardney said it was a very confusing time for first …
  • Cruel tactics of scammers revealed 24 Sep 2018 21:48 Charleston Daily Mail Customers are losing up to £1million a day in bank transfer scams. Figures released yesterday reveal the scale of the fraud epidemic. In the first six months of the year £145million went missing – almost £1million a day and 50 per cent more than in the …
  • Michael Sheridan: Wrangling the timeous beasties of our time 24 Sep 2018 09:12 Scotsman It was a routine house sale transaction. The Home Report survey had reported a minor alteration to the seller’s property and advised that any necessary local authority permission should be produced. It was a marginal question as to whether such permission …
  • Life goes on: Malaysian towns along HSR line remain upbeat despite missed opportunities (VIDEO) 24 Sep 2018 01:09 Malay Mail AYER KEROH, Sept 24 — Days after Malaysia’s historic May 9 general election, Yong Fun Juan and his staff were caught in a bind when Prime Minister Tun Mahathir Mohamad first announced that Putrajaya will scrap the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-speed Rail ( …
  • Realforms New Zealand makes global real estate history 24 Sep 2018 00:21 Scoop Monday, 24 September 2018, 11:56 am Press Release: Realforms In a world first, New Zealand is leading the way as the first house sale and purchase agreement is finalised without ever touching pen to paper. “This is groundbreaking - everyone in New Zealand …
  • Race previews and tips for Wyong on Sunday 22 Sep 2018 18:59 Sydney Morning Herald Race 2 - 1:40PM JIMMY JURD FOR SMEETHY HANDICAP (1600 METRES) Expecting a big improvement from 3. Miss Moana on what she showed at Newcastle at her second start off a six-week break. She reared as the gates opened and settled well back, was never in the …
  • Mortgage applications named as hardest part of buying a house - so here are 4 ways to make it a lot simpler 19 Sep 2018 14:06 Mirror Buying a house is one of the biggest (and most challenging) commitments you will ever make, especially financially. But it's not finding that dream property - or raising the deposit for it - that buyers cite as their biggest obstacle. While a fifth of …
  • Canberra’s leading real estate agencies win big at REIACT Awards 19 Sep 2018 12:20 Riot Act Peter Blackshaw Manuka’s Jenna Dunley, Alec Brown and Mario Sanfrancesco accept their award. Photo: Supplied. Peter Blackshaw Manuka scooped seven awards at the Real Estate Institute of the ACT (REIACT) Awards for Excellence announced at the weekend. The …
  • Owners of vacant houses to get tax break to sell up under new proposal 19 Sep 2018 03:42 Irish Independent 0 Comments Owners of vacant houses to get tax break to sell up under new proposal Independent.ie Owners of long-term vacant properties should be given tax incentives to sell their houses, according to a newly published Government report. https:// …
  • More care required ahead of that offer 19 Sep 2018 02:49 The New Zeland Herald The need for careful due diligence when buying commercial property has never been higher in this country, says Stuart Bent, Bayleys Property Services general manager. Bent says more onerous building legislation means prospective commercial and industrial …