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What’s next?
What’s next? Congratulations on your exchange. What’s next? There are 6 main steps required to be actioned after the “unconditional” exchange, depending on whether you are an owner-occupier [OO], or an investor... Read more
Fred Haggar April 3, 2017
Commercial Property
Commercial Property With Sydney’s booming residential real estate market, a commercial property trend is appearing amongst our recent “investor” clients. They are more amiable towards buying commercial property, meaning commercial property values... Read more
Fred Haggar March 1, 2017
Desktop valuation
Desktop valuation Sydney’s booming property market is not only impacting first home buyers or home makers for that matter, it is also affecting the manner in which lenders conduct their valuation for... Read more
Fred Haggar March 1, 2017
Buyers Agents and Power of Attorney
Buyers Agents and Power of Attorney We had an unpleasant experience (Buyers Agents and Power of Attorney) with a vendor’s solicitor while representing our overseas based Australian expat in buying a property in Sydney. It was... Read more
Fred Haggar February 1, 2017
The Auction lingo
The Auction lingo Having to bid at auction can be intimidating if not confusing when listening to the auction lingo, also known as the Auction Chant. I will only take rises of $10,000... Read more
Fred Haggar February 1, 2017
NSW land tax
NSW land tax While NSW land tax does not form part of our guidance as a buyer’s agent when engaged by both home owners and investors, we wish to familiarise our clients with... Read more
Fred Haggar January 2, 2017
Net Lettable Area
Net Lettable Area Net Lettable Area tenancy applies to: office buildings; office and business parks. DefinitionsThe net lettable area of a building is the sum of its whole floor lettable areas. The whole... Read more
Fred Haggar January 2, 2017
Gross Lettable Area
Gross Lettable Area Gross Lettable Area (GLA) tenancy applies to: warehouses; industrial buildings; free standing supermarkets; showrooms. DefinitionsGross Lettable Area is the floor space within a tenancy at each level using the following... Read more
Fred Haggar December 4, 2016
Lenders Mortgage Insurance
Lenders Mortgage Insurance What you need to know about lenders Mortgage Insurance While requirements may differ from lender to lender, in general if you have to borrow 80% or more of the value... Read more
Fred Haggar December 3, 2016
Pop up lease
Pop up lease Pop up lease is an all-round solution Vacant shop spaces in shopping centres and precincts around Australia are not an uncommon sight. Online shopping is certainly having and will continue... Read more
Fred Haggar November 1, 2016