Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Australia Law Questions
I am the owner of a rental property I managed the house until
I am the owner of a rental property I managed the house until about sept 2013 the tenants had been living in the house for about 5 years In September 2013 I gave authority to a real estate rental agen… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,498 satisfied customers
I purchased a house and land package off the plan March this
I purchased a house and land package off the plan March this year. In the contract for acceptance of offer the date assigned was 28 Augsut 2013. Realestate who sold the property confirmed the property… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have been approached to lease out my property to GROH
I have been approached to lease out my property to GROH ( department of corrective services). 3 years with option to renew for $400. Is there anything I need to consider before accepting? Is there a l… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 satisfied customers
Hi there, Our question is in regards XXXXX XXXXX settlement of
Hi there, Our question is in regards XXXXX XXXXX settlement of our apartment. We engaged a real estate agent and a settlement agent to deal with the selling of the apartment. On the day of settlement … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 satisfied customers
DEar Madame / Sir, I am living on the rental property which
DEar Madame / Sir, I am living on the rental property which was on sale last year July. We have 2 dogs, the real estate know the leashes always nest to the front door. We had 3 open house and after on… read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
Hi there. I am in a fixed term residential rental lease with
Hi there. I am in a fixed term residential rental lease with one other party and they want to leave. I want to stay and they have advertised the entire property for rental without my consent. We are b… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 satisfied customers
What is it going to cost to get legal assistance and justice
What is it going to cost to get legal assistance and justice in the following situation? Is it worth my trouble to seek justice or should I walk away? The situation: I reported to the Police a nasty s… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
We moved into a rental property 6 weeks ago. There are several
We moved into a rental property 6 weeks ago. There are several problems with the property i.e. light fittings not working, TV aerial not working, fence needs fixing. Despite several emails to the real… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 satisfied customers
The rent is$500 a week and the condition of the house is indescribable.
The rent is$500 a week and the condition of the house is indescribable. The neighbours have told us to make sure that we take photos of everything as he has never repaid a rental bond. It is a private… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
Hello I have an issue about my previous property. I rented
Hello I have an issue about my previous property. I rented apartment for a year started day was 15 Nov 2009 -15 Nov 2010. I vacated the apartment on 14 Nov and I send email to the agent to arrange tim… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi there. I am looking for a real estate rental/assignment
Hi there. I am looking for a real estate rental/assignment template. More specifically one that the real estate agent would agree to with a property owner to rent/manage their property. More specifica… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 satisfied customers
Hi,I have a problem about bond money for rental property which
Hi,I have a problem about bond money for rental property which I and my family used to live 10 yrs. problem is landroad want to use bond to repair kitchen things(kick board,paint cup board....) but Wh… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 satisfied customers
We have rented a house in Tasmania for the last 3 months(We
We have rented a house in Tasmania for the last 3 months(We have a rental agreement for 1 year) It was advertised as pet friendly, Realestate agent knew we had pets and is in the lease Pet's OK. The o… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Dear Lawyers Online, I have a rental property in WA (currently
Dear Lawyers Online, I have a rental property in WA (currently rented to tenants). The Estate Agents I had engaged previously to manage the property (with whom I had no issues) have managed to put ten… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
We placed our investment property in the hands of a registered
We placed our investment property in the hands of a registered real estate agent to sell. He did sell the property. It has now just been brought to my attention that the tenant will not vacate the pro… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I recently shifted to a new rental property...im yet to recieve
I recently shifted to a new rental property...im yet to recieve my bond money from the previous real estate agent....i got a call today from them saying that I would have to pay for getting the whole … read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I was renting a house where the back entry door would not lock.
I was renting a house where the back entry door would not lock. Asked agent several times to secure property. They passed message to owners. Never secured. Theives entered through unsecure door and st… read more
Kenneth Hunt
Kenneth Hunt
Principal Solicitor and Migration Agent
Master's Degree
4 satisfied customers
Hello, please Im seeking a legal advice on rental property.
Hello, please I'm seeking a legal advice on rental property. I've purchased an one-bedroom student accommodation in Victoria (Australia) last year. There is 1 year rental gaurantee but property has to… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
47,586 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.

James G.

James G.

Lawyer

17 satisfied customers

Australian Legal Practitioner

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

47,586 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

5,988 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

3,672 satisfied customers

Principal Lawyer at Legal AU Pty Ltd

< 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