Signing for Vendor – Who can sign a Form 1 and at what risk? The topics around the preparation, signing and service of Form 1 documentation remain some of the most highly debated in the conveyancing and real estate industries in South Australia.
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Foreign Ownership Surcharge and The ‘Ten Pound Pom’ Dilemma. Tuckfields recently had a delayed settlement whereby a purchaser did not realise they were considered a “Foreigner” under the Foreign Ownership Surcharge.
The Hospital Research Foundation Home Lottery runs in South Australia and has many fantastic prizes with the grand prize being a beautiful million dollar home. Tuckfields are honoured to be the chosen conveyancer to transfer the lottery home!
Title Watch In conjunction with the e-conveyancing environment, the Lands Titles Office has introduced Title Watch, a free service to assist us in reducing the risk of fraud in our industry. How does it work? As a subscriber to this system, Tuckfield Conveyancing monitors your Certificate of Title for any activity. If any activity is detected, the Lands Titles Office send an email…
Outsourcing Form1s There is an ever-increasing number of Real Estate Agents taking the decision to outsource their Form 1 preparation. Agents find peace of mind in the knowledge their Form 1 is being prepared by specialists in the field and acknowledge the convenience and time saved by outsourcing. Peace of mind Another motivating factor for…