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I have signed an unconditional contract to buy a property
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Hi. A company had agreed to import me a vehicle at a agreed price, the price is well over what was agreed and when I said I won't pay more they threatened me. We have no agreement signed that the car … read more
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I purchased a second hand car for my son 3 weeks ago. Within
I purchased a second hand car for my son 3 weeks ago. Within the first 3 hours it had warning lights come up on the dashboard. I informed the seller and she arranged for me to take it to her mechanic … read more
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We have had a mutual agreement to buy the property we have
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I am thinking of possibly buying a hospitality business from
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Do caravans fall under the 30 day consumers rights
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I am buying a removeable dwelling, do I need to have some
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I own a lifestyle block and recently I was approached (I
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I have sold a car with a hand written sale agreement and the
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Does a verbal agreement stand by law? New zealand. For what?
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I started a business last year and took along a business
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I have recently spectated from my husband and he has taken
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What, if any, regulatory or registration requirements are
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I have a NZ Student loan with the IRD and am now living in
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At what stage does a vehicle change hands and becomes legal
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