There are three stages to buying a house or property.

1. Before exchange

The land or house buying process begins before contracts are exchanged, we will;

  • Review your contract and provide advice.
  • Liaise with the real estate agent.
  • Negotiate your requirements with the seller’s conveyancer, and
  • Attend to the exchange.

2. After exchange and before settlement

Once contracts are exchanged, we will;

  • Confirm with you that your exchange has taken place.
  • Advise you when settlement is due.
  • Liaise with the seller’s conveyancer regarding settlement.
  • Organise any property title searches.
  • Liaise with your lender about your loan.
  • Prepare the necessary documents to ensure settlement progresses smoothly.

3. Settlement

Upon settlement, we will;

  • Prepare & confirm settlement figures.
  • Liaise with you regarding these figures.
  • Organise & attend Settlement.
  • Advise you that the property is now yours and you can collect the keys.

What will you need to do?

  • Inspect the property
  • Pay your deposit
  • Sign the Contract and Transfer documents
  • Give us instructions from time to time
  • Provide us with cheques for settlement, if necessary
  • Arrange your moving day, and
  • Organise the connection of electricity, telephone, gas and other services, after settlement and disconnection at your old place if applicable.