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
Our property manager has failed in their duty of adequately
Our property manager has failed in their duty of adequately inspecting the rental property we own. They have now identified $2500 worth of damage that was caused by a “previous tenant” but wasn't refl… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
Have paid 4 weeks rent on a property we were going to rent
have paid 4 weeks rent on a property we were going to rent had an inspection and the property is not suitable for our furniture.We have not signed a lease agreement that was handed to us on the day of… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I'm a tenant and the agent wants to hold open inspection
I'm a tenant and the agent wants to hold open inspection without having our consent and ignoring the fact that "VCAT has interpreted the right to enter to show the property to mean that the landlord m… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
We have had many issues with a tenant who has complained
We have had many issues with a tenant who has complained about non-urgent repairs often contacting regulators behind our back. They began renting the property in late may 2016 and just in the past few… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
I have been renting a brand new house thru Agents in Sunbury
I have been renting a brand new house thru Agents in Sunbury Vic weeks now. The Agents have been trying to get the builders to complete the house thru me, they have failed to attend appoint. & the age… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
Hi Folks, We are currently renting a 5 bedroom house in Coromandel
Hi Folks, We are currently renting a 5 bedroom house in Coromandel Valley where we are having difficulties with the owners and the landlords. We are in our second year having re leased in February at … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
Hi,we signed a contract for the sale of our rental property
Hi, we signed a contract for the sale of our rental property in SA in Oct 2012 with existing tenancy until 14 Feb 2013. Settlement is to be on the 15th Feb 2013. The contract was for vacant possession… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
I have a query relating to an ongoing issue with the Defence
I have a query relating to an ongoing issue with the Defence Housing Authority. My lease and contract with the ADF expired on the 18 Feb 2012, and I was in the belief that I was entitled to Rental Ass… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
How much notice to be given to tenants when the property has
How much notice to be given to tenants when the property has been sold 9 days before the fixed tenancy date expires. As the new owners will no longer rent the property… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
my husband has just done an inspection of our rental property
my husband has just done an inspection of our rental property with a sales agent and has found up to 5 breaches of contract by the tenant, when we notified the property manager of these breaches she i… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
Hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX have a home i lived in for 3 years before
Hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX have a home i lived in for 3 years before i moved out and had the property rented to an individual who worked for a large construction company that was in town. The lease was… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
Hi, please help me! My family rents the apartment till December,25.
Hi, please help me! My family rents the apartment till December,25. But our owner desided to sell it. That is why we have found another house and must to move them to September,1. But our owner don't … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
I recently moved into a rental property in Melbourne and found
I recently moved into a rental property in Melbourne and found out the day that we were moving in, that the owner had removed the carpets from all the rooms. We signed the 1 year lease based on what w… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
I need help to evict tenants causing malicious damage to my
I need help to evict tenants causing malicious damage to my house. An eviction order was issued in Feb after breach notices were ignored. Access for inspection is limited (master bedroom totally denie… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
my question is related to northern territory law regarding
my question is related to northern territory law regarding rental properties. I am currently renting a property in darwin which we have advised our real estate agent that we are going to vacate on 16 … read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
Dear Sirs I would appreciate any information regard sale
Dear Sirs I would appreciate any information regard sale contract residential property. We have recently signed a contract of sale 18/12/09 This contract was signed with subject to lease,this lease en… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I have a house on acreage tennanted in Queensland and managed
I have a house on acreage tennanted in Queensland and managed by a real estate agent. I want to go regularly to maintain the orchard because the trees gardens have been neglected and are now dying. I … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 satisfied customers
Months ago we advised our agent (we are the tenant) that the
Months ago we advised our agent (we are the tenant) that the pool had leaks. This was dismissed by a local pool company. We have recently brought the problem to the agent again to be told that, yes, t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,665 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:

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

52,665 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 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

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< 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