Different types of property and specific circumstances require different considerations and there are so many things to consider when selling off-the-plan real estate in Sydney.
If you are selling an off-the-plan property in Sydney, consider obtaining legal advice from Gavel & Page contract lawyers. We provide targeted, clear and timely conveyancing advice for your specific needs.
Off-the-plan contracts are comprehensive and critical to the overall success of a development. They create a great deal of flexibility for the developer, which is important when a change in circumstances or an unforeseen event occurs. For example, contracts for off-the-plan properties ought to protect the seller if the buyer attempts to back out due to minor design changes or falling property values during construction.
Developments are major investments, and it is critical that you receive timely and expert advice on your proposed project.
Our experienced lawyers will speak with you to ensure that we have all the information necessary for a clear, efficient and seamless process. It is important to be on the same page early on, as this information will impact the preparation of the contract, as well as the advice we give you. The initial discussion will cover many issues, including:
It is important to discuss these issues with an experienced property lawyer, as a well-informed approach will ensure your investment project is carried out with focus, clarity and reliable processes.
At Gavel & Page, we not only employ a team of skilled property lawyers, but we also have a healthy supplier network of agents, strata managers, accountants and others who can assist at different stages.
After our initial discussion, and once we have all the necessary information and documents, we prepare the contract. We will draft the contract terms with maximum flexibility to account for any number of variables or changes in circumstances and ensure your interests are protected throughout.
The contract for sale is a comprehensive document, but some of the main points it will address are:
Developments are a huge investment, and you need to obtain the proper advice from experts in the field in a timely fashion. Draw on our lawyers’ wealth of experience to ensure your rights and interests are protected, including matters which may only become relevant in future.
I was a little cautious about lawyers generally, even more so since I was embarking on my very first development. A referral to Gavel & Page Lawyers let me put my previous concerns behind me. Open. Direct. Clear communication. Detailed and productive advice. Competitive fees. Down to earth and contactable. Not sure what else you need.
Constructing a landmark development has its own stresses. It was such a pleasure to know that Gavel & Page Lawyers had thought of everything for us from a legal perspective, allowing us to focus on the construction of the development. They were very easy to deal with and always contactable.They drafted all the off the plan contracts for the sale of the 100 residential units, drafted our subcontracts, negotiated Agreements to Lease and the Leases, were available weekends in attending the project’s launch and competently advised us on all issues along the way including construction issues. They made the sale of the units and leasing the retail/commercial spaces seem as simple as selling a house and their services came at a very competitive price. In short, the quality of their service was next to none.
Gavel & Page Lawyers are now our “go to” firm for any contract or property related transactions. They were referred by a family friend and we were not disappointed. They reviewed all the documents and advised us on all the issues surrounding our purchase of a commercial property, ensuring the transaction ran smoothly and relieving a lot of the stress involved They also reviewed, drafted and settled commercial terms which were fundamental to our business. They explained the terms in a way that helped us understand their implications and significance which was of great benefit. A pleasure to deal with, down-to-earth, reliable, efficient and competent. Great job! Highly recommended!