First Class Legal

02/02/17: Victoria’s first fully paperless property transfer and First Class Legal made it happen!

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First Class Legal is proud and excited to announce Victoria’s first fully paperless property transfer. We facilitated an electronic Section 32 and Contract of Sale by Auction, organised for both to be signed electronically and settled electronically. The Vendors has their money in their account within minutes of settlement and the Purchaser had her name on Title within minutes. In the old paper system, money takes days and registration can take weeks. Such a more […]

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14/12/16: Happy Christmas and Happy New Year!

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It’s been a huge year for us at First Class Legal. We have continued to grow in terms of the number of conveyancing settlements we do each week and, in turn, have grown our staff to over 25. Over the year, we have helped thousands of people buy and sell property in Victoria. We continue to be at the forefront of innovation – we continue to settle electronically wherever we can via PEXA and we […]

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05/10/16: We prepared Victoria’s first electronic s32 and Contract for Sale!!!!

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First, we were the first incorporated legal firm in Melbourne to do a fully electronic settlement (April 2015) and then we were one of the first to prepare an electronically signed Section 32 Statement (June 2016). NOW, we are the first legal firm in Victoria to prepare a fully electronically signed Section 32 and Auction Contract. Email us – info@firstclasslegal.com.au – if you would like to know more. Don’t you want to deal with a firm […]

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20/08/16: Our new Berwick office

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Come and see us at our newest office – 4 Gloucester Avenue, Berwick.

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01/08/16: Building and pest issues when you are buying a house

Filed under: Conveyancing Advice

The decision to buy a house is a big one. It’s important that you research before you sign or make the contract conditional upon a satisfactory building and pest report (B & P) to ensure the house does not have major structural defects and is not infested with unwanted pests. A building report should highlight areas of concern and a pest inspection lets you know whether or not unwanted guests have laid claim to your […]

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