Conveyancing Articles

This is the Eckermann Conveyancers blog, where we produce regular articles on issues relating to conveyancing.

If you are engaged in property transfers and other matters where conveyancing is required, we hope you find this source of articles helpful. Start scrolling and the stories will appear!

Updates to land tax in South Australia

Updates to land tax in SA. Background of the changes. There will be a number of changes to land tax in South Australia from 1 July 2020. Initially the proposed changes were announced by the Government as part of the 2019-20 State Budget handed down in the 18th of...

Who’s noted and who signs?

The Sales Agency Agreement (SAA), Contract and Form 1 are important legal documents which form part of most property sales transactions. One of the most important aspects of these documents, is making sure the correct party’s details are included on the relevant...

We’re 100% online and here to help

During these uncertain and stressful times, it is even more important to have reliable, trusted advisors, who make your life simple and give you peace of mind. The Eckermann Group was established in 1976, and the family owned and operated business comprises South...

Jarrod Eckermann, Brad Eckermann, Danny Nemer and Hayden Eckermann

Yes, you can still buy and sell property

Even with the COVID-19 open inspection and on-site auction bans, you can still buy and sell property. Even though the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has announced that open inspections and on-property auctions are no longer able to occur, as part of measures to...

Buying or selling real estate in South Australia

Service Update – COVID-19

We understand that COVID-19 has had significant impacts on people’s day to day lives, and has created a great deal of uncertainty, disruption and anxiety. We know that even at the best of times, buying, selling, leasing or undertaking any other property, business...

LTO Settlements Room Closure

By now you’ve likely heard the news regarding the closure of the LTO settlements room, effective from 5pm today (Friday 20 March 2020). We had anticipated that this closure was a possibility, meaning that we have worked very hard with all other parties involved to...

Guiding you through one of life’s largest transactions

What is it we do? Are you buying or selling for the first time and unsure why you need a conveyancer or what our role is? Or have you bought or sold property before, but still aren't exactly sure what a conveyancer actually does as part of the whole process? We've...

Eckermann Conveyancers and Lawyers South Australia

The top five conveyancing tips – as ranked by our readers.

We’ve compiled a list of the five most popular conveyancing articles of 2019 in South Australia. Please feel free to share any of these links with friends and family who might soon be needing a conveyancer. The mystery and misery of Moiety titles Moiety Titles are...

Buying a new home - getting the keys

Updates to land tax in South Australia

Updates to land tax in SA. Background of the changes. There will be a number of changes to land tax in South Australia from 1 July 2020. Initially the proposed changes were announced by the Government as part of the 2019-20 State Budget handed down in the 18th of June...

read more

Who’s noted and who signs?

The Sales Agency Agreement (SAA), Contract and Form 1 are important legal documents which form part of most property sales transactions. One of the most important aspects of these documents, is making sure the correct party’s details are included on the relevant...

read more

We’re 100% online and here to help

During these uncertain and stressful times, it is even more important to have reliable, trusted advisors, who make your life simple and give you peace of mind. The Eckermann Group was established in 1976, and the family owned and operated business comprises South...

read more

Yes, you can still buy and sell property

Even with the COVID-19 open inspection and on-site auction bans, you can still buy and sell property. Even though the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, has announced that open inspections and on-property auctions are no longer able to occur, as part of measures to stop...

read more

Service Update – COVID-19

We understand that COVID-19 has had significant impacts on people’s day to day lives, and has created a great deal of uncertainty, disruption and anxiety. We know that even at the best of times, buying, selling, leasing or undertaking any other property, business or...

read more

LTO Settlements Room Closure

By now you’ve likely heard the news regarding the closure of the LTO settlements room, effective from 5pm today (Friday 20 March 2020). We had anticipated that this closure was a possibility, meaning that we have worked very hard with all other parties involved to get...

read more

June 30: A crucial date for Real Estate sales

If you would like to measure how professional or competent a conveyancer is, just observe the way they prepare themselves and their documentation in readiness for June 30. This is not just an arbitrary date. June 30 is a crucial date for real estate transactions...

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