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If you want to transfer the property, there is one principal issue which you need to consider. Your family trust will have a deed which records the objectives and the beneficiaries. So if the family trust wants to effectively wind up the trust, this has to be in the best interests of the beneficiaries and consistent with the purposes of the trust. You are not the owner of the property, but likely to be a beneficiary as well as a trustee. If you are happy with this transaction as a trustee, and the other trustees are also content to support the transfer, then this can be done.
The family trust could resolve to gift the property if this is consistent with the objects of the trust, and therefore no money would need to change hands. If you want to do the transaction yourself, then you will need to establish an account with Landonline because all titles are now held electronically on the Landonline database. You would need to draft authorised nominating authorities for the trustees and the proposed new owners, and then enter the information online.
From the Landonline website-
Before you get started with the step-by-step below, here is some must-know information: