Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
Recently put a $50,000.00 deposit on a house selling for
Recently put a $50,000.00 deposit on a house selling for $1,150,000.00, obtained unconditional finance for $920,000.00 with balance coming from CBA refinance of another property we own, this was also … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
We signed a contract of sale on 25.11.15 we have never
We signed a contract of sale on 25.11.15 we have never received access for a pest inspection which out contract was conditional upon until 18.12.15 (proof e-mails) asking for access from 25.11.15 whic… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Selling our house to a developer, due diligence date has passed.
Selling our house to a developer, due diligence date has passed. Should we receive confirmation from their solicitor that our sale has become unconditional or do we just assume everything is OK and ou… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
I would like to purchase a property in Queensland. Could
I would like to purchase a property in Queensland. Could you please advise if I need to add any special clauses to the contract to ensure that I can terminate the contract if my finance is not approve… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,859 satisfied customers
We are a seller and have a signed contract on our home (REIQ
We are a seller and have a signed contract on our home (REIQ Contract for Houses and Residential Land EF001 Ninth Edition) dated 9th November 2013. On Page 2 of 12 under "Finance Date" and "Building a… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Good evening. I am selling a property on the Gold Coast. It
Good evening. I am selling a property on the Gold Coast. It is due to settle on 28 Nov 2013. Today I was informed buy the selling agent that the buyer can't raise finance, therefore the contract has n… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,859 satisfied customers
Can a house in Queensland be sold on the 30 th September and
Can a house in Queensland be sold on the 30 th September and then resold to me by the same original owners via the same agent who conducted the first sale ? If a house is listed in property searches a… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
We signed a contract with Robina Real Estate for a house in
We signed a contract with Robina Real Estate for a house in Tallai. The contract was subject sale of our existing home, 60 Days notice for the existing renter of the Tallai house to vacate,plus Builin… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,859 satisfied customers
If a buyer fails to terminate a contract before 5pm on day
If a buyer fails to terminate a contract before 5pm on day in of contract with terms of building and pest inspection in writing through solicitor are the still legally bound to settle? Instead of term… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,859 satisfied customers
if a seller accepts an offer that is conditonal on the sale
if a seller accepts an offer that is conditonal on the sale of the buyers property can the vendor have built into the contract: 1/ The property will remain on the market with open Homes and Private In… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Recently sold property in Perth WA which has settled, purchaser
Recently sold property in Perth WA which has settled, purchaser did not do pre-settlement inspection, but complained after settlement some items needing repair. Was told by settlement agent to get leg… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,859 satisfied customers
I desperately want to get out of selling my house. I signed
I desperately want to get out of selling my house. I signed and contract to sell but circumstances have changed. I have also been sufferring depression and feel I was not in the right state of mind wh… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Have a contract on my home. Initially the buyers signed the
Have a contract on my home. Initially the buyers signed the contract subject to finance on or before 8/4 with settlement being 19/5. On the 8/4 via their solicitor ask for an extension subject to fina… read more
qldlawyer
qldlawyer
Bachelor's Degree
13 satisfied customers
Do solicitors acting on behalf of a buyer, need to vet Pest
Do solicitors acting on behalf of a buyer, need to vet Pest and building inspection reports as part of the conveyencing service. If not should they inform the buyer to have the reports independently v… read more
Richard
Richard
Bachelor's Degree
48 satisfied customers
We had a building and pest inspection on our property which
We had a building and pest inspection on our property which was a total scam, he stated things that were not wrong and many of them not structural, kitchen doors a couple of mm's out etc, the buyers b… read more
cmcd
cmcd
LLB
146 satisfied customers
we have exchanged contracts on a property. We confirmed verbally
we have exchanged contracts on a property. We confirmed verbally with the agent that we would be paying the deposit 3 days after signing contract as we had to move funds from different accounts. This … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,859 satisfied customers
On the 6th June we signed contracts for the sale of our home
On the 6th June we signed contracts for the sale of our home "subject to finance" being approved by the 26th June 2009. Our agent recommended a conveyancer for Section 32's etc. On the 22nd June, I em… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I have a query regarding property law in Western Australia
I have a query regarding property law in Western Australia if I may? My question/s are as follows: * Is it possible for a financial institution to "pull" finance from a buyer 2 days prior to settlemen… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

51,859 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x