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We are looking to sell our house and buy another. because we
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We currently lease a motel premises and run the business.
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Im going through a break up and im wondering based on
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I have recently separated from my husband, i am residing in
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I need some advise. Christchurch. Nothing yet but need
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My parents own land in the countryside. They sold 2 sections
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My wife and I married in January 2011 and had been living
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Good morning What is the position relating to a house that
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Hi I have sold my house and it is unconditional on $385-000
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Hi. My daughter and two sons have indicated that they would
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Hi there, wonder if you can help me. My wife and I own 2 properties.
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