“Who should I choose … a solicitor or a conveyancer?”

If you are buying or selling property, you’ll need legal advice – and you’ll need it early. If you are selling a property, you will need a Contract of Sale before your agent can begin marketing your property. If you are purchasing a property, you should ask your legal advisor to check the Contract of…

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4 steps to help you prepare for property settlement

A property settlement can be a tricky and uncomfortable thing. But it’s a real part of the legal process when a relationship comes to an end. There are likely a lot of things going through your mind during this period, so it’s important to have a few guidelines to help you get through the process…

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Buyer Beware – Retain An Expert Lawyer To Act On Your Purchase.

Recently, the conveyancing team led by Evelyn Gardis, Partner, here at Taylor & Scott, was requested to act for a home purchaser. Unfortunately, the purchaser had been acting for himself. He had exchanged contracts with the vendor without having the contract reviewed and had not obtained finance approval. Having sought legal advice, our team leapt…

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