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By Sara Hatcher
Buying a commercial property (warehouse, office building or retail space) is more complex than a residential property.
By Sara Hatcher
Clear and concise terms of trade are necessary, as an efficient way of minimising disputes and protecting cash flow.
By Sara Hatcher
Most people are unaware of the complexities and time needed to administer a deceased estate and could find it a burden.
By Sara Hatcher
The term "buying off the plan" refers to purchasing a property, not yet registered as a separate lot, or not yet built.
By Sara Hatcher
This article looks at the sole trader business structure - how to set up as one and the pros and cons of this structure.
By Sara Hatcher
Testamentary trusts can also be used for potentially significant tax savings, a benefit to high net worth individuals.
By Sara Hatcher
The traps when buying a property are avoidable and the risk far outweighs the cost of proper and diligent investigation.
By Sara Hatcher
The Home Building Amendment Act 2014 has since been repealed, but the many changes made under that Act remain in force.
By Sara Hatcher
The safest course of action is to review and update your Will as soon as possible after the ending of any relationship.
By Sara Hatcher
This article examines Airbnb - the potential pitfalls and legal implications of making money out of your spare room.
By Sara Hatcher
This article looks at setting up a trust, and the pros and cons of a trust structure - when starting a business venture.
By Sara Hatcher
A blended family is a family in which one or both partners have a child or children from a previous relationship.
By Sara Hatcher
The article identifies distinguishing features of both guarantees and indemnities and considers significant differences.
By Sara Hatcher
Making a Will is not a once in a lifetime job, and should be reviewed regularly, particularly when major changes occur.
By Sara Hatcher
A serious lesson for all parties is to beware of emails when negotiating commercial leases and to use them carefully.