Blog & Advice

Methamphetamine House warning!

The consequences associated with buying a meth contaminated property are so dire, that we believe that just like ‘leaky building’ issues, the risk needs careful consideration when buying property. As the highly addictive drug methamphetamine grows in popularity, so does the chance you c...

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Auction, Auction, Auction

Auctions have become popular with vendors of late. If you intend to bid at an Auction it is very important to complete your due diligent investigations well before the auction date. Each property differs in what requires investigating, but as a minimum before an Auction you should obtain a LIM &am...

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Deposit: (Agreement for Sale & Purchase of Real Estate, Eighth Edition)

There are no hard and fast rules as to the amount that is offered as a deposit. The deposit is totally negotiable between the purchaser and vendor, with the industry standard being 10%, but many purchasers offer a fixed deposit amount. The standard Agreement is written such that if no other wording ...

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Website Launch 2012

We are excited to have our new website up and running (thanks to NetPotential) and to welcome new visitors. If there is a legal matter that we can help you with then please contact us. There are a lot of lawyers in Auckland but we feel that we can offer you good personal service. The law continues ...

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