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15/06/17: The state of the property at settlement

Filed under: Conveyancing AdviceIndustry News

Watch our latest informational video on the state of the property at settlement – the cause of a lot of grief at settlement time


14/06/17: The state of the property at settlement

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Check out our latest video on the state of the property at settlement.


13/05/17: End to end conveyancing

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The benefits are undeniable. We all use internet banking, we shop online, we trade shares online, we communicate via email and we use social media. Why don’t we buy, sell and settle our properties online? Read how you can –


04/05/17: Stamp duty changes from 1 July

Filed under: Industry News

The Victorian government has released a raft of measures which will take effect on 1 July (as long as they are passed by Parliament). A previous blog has discussed the main ones but another one has come to light and that it is that spousal transfers of property other than the principal residence (your home) will attract stamp duty from 1 July unless there is a court order. No need to re-invent the wheel so […]


01/05/17: New Melbourne CBD office

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A grey and gloomy day in the city of Melbourne but a bright day in the history of First Class Legal as we open our fifth office and our first in the CBD. We are right in the heart of the legal precinct – Level 11, 200 Queen Street. Our growth is a testament to our wonderful team – full of energy and enthusiasm. UPDATE 31/05/18: our new Melbourne CBD office is now located at Level 7, 459 […]