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
My house is under contract to a developer. I. My house has
my house has sold to a developer in Adelaide. He has just made the contract unconditional. He only paid a small deposit of $15k on a $980k contract. Settlement is in 45 days. Can I bid at mauction this weekend on a house? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,415 satisfied customers
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
20,415 satisfied customers
Melbourne,Victoria re: sale of my property and purchase of
Melbourne,Victoria re: sale of my property and purchase of new property. Change of settlement date agreed by my purchaser $1000.00 from 21 Dec2017 to new settlement date14dec 2017date ...on condition bank was ready. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,415 satisfied customers
I am currently in dispute regarding an Unconditional
HI I am currently in dispute regarding an Unconditional Approval that I have been given via Lendi brokers from Newcastle Permanent Bank. The did not do a proper search of my financial situation. I can… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,415 satisfied customers
What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by
Hi my name is*****: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
20,415 satisfied customers
I signed a sales contract to purchase a property in Western
Hi, I signed a sales contract to purchase a property in Western Australia back in Sept, we were suppose to settle on 17/11/16 however as one of the owners had a caveat and 3 psso on the title, they ad… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
property purchase via SMSF - loan declined. I have signed
property purchase via SMSF - loan declined. I have signed a contract of sale for a 1BR unit in Fairfield, Melbourne and I did not have pre approval from a bank - I stipulated on the contract of sale -… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 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
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Good afternoon , we have a contract on our home ,settlement
Good afternoon , we have a contract on our home ,settlement is supposed to be on the 12 DEC however the purchaser has not informed us if finance has been approved,all other inspections ect have passed… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My Husband and I entered into a bridging laon with bank of
My Husband and I entered into a bridging laon with bank of melbourne as the sale of our home fell though to the purchaser having a bad credit rating and the settlement of our new property was quickly … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 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
Hello, We have signed a private treaty sale unconditional
Hello, We have signed a private treaty sale "unconditional" for a house. We had pre approval from the bank for a loan up to 270K . Nothing has changed on the application and they now have now knocked … read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
We sold a property which has been advetised as 3x1 with enclosed
We sold a property which has been advetised as 3x1 with enclosed patio .On the finnal inspection we have been told that our patio has not been aproved as an enclosed patio just as a patio and that we … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hello, We signed our Contract For Sale Of Land Or Strata Title
Hello, We signed our Contract For Sale Of Land Or Strata Title By Offer And Acceptance on the 29-11-09. The buyer's Finance Clause was applicable and the latest time for approval was 11-01-10. It is n… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
we are selling a home we didnt go ahead with the clients request
we are selling a home we didnt go ahead with the clients request the agent told us they walked away we then changed the dishwasher the same buyers came back to say they will take it my solic rang l to… 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
My bank issued a written, unconditional finance approval in
My bank issued a written, unconditional finance approval in December, which included reference to mortgage documents being prepared. The bank is now saying they don't wish to extend finance. I relied … read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
Hello, We are due to purchase a property (shell apartment)
Hello, We are due to purchase a property (shell apartment) which is due to settle on the 31 Dec 2008. The property is in Melbourne, Victoria. Our mortgage fell through and we haven't been able to conf… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 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

32,717 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

20,415 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