What is Conveyancing?
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What is conveyancing?
Conveyancing is the legal process of transferring ownership of real estate from one person or entity to another. This process involves preparation, execution, verification and lodgment of several documents at the Lands Titles Office. Investigating the title of the property is one of the most important elements of conveyancing, as well as searching for anything that may affect the property such as proposals by government, illegal structures and outstanding rates.
Some of the tasks that your conveyancer will undertake include:
- Certificate of Title searches
- Searches of government departments and local authorities
- Advice on the effect of the contract
- Preparation and certification of legal documents
- Stamping of required documents
- Calculation of adjustments of rates and taxes
- Preparation of settlement statements
- Liaison with mortgagee and financiers
- Attendance at settlement
- Verfication of Identity
- Document Storage
Robbins Conveyancing also provide a range of services in relation to: