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Property Law: Legal aspects to consider when purchasing detached house investment properties

30 June 2021 | Legal Developments |

When purchasing a detached house as an investment property, it is important to consider the legal aspects and responsibilities which accompany your real estate purchase.

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Strata Property Law: Legal aspects to consider when purchasing strata titled investment properties

11 June 2021 | Legal Developments |

When purchasing a strata titled apartment as an investment property, it is important to consider the legal aspects and responsibilities which accompany your real estate purchase" said property specialist Group Principal Mark Foy

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Nexus to judge Proptech Awards 2021

17 March 2021 | Nexus News |

Nexus Managing Director Marcus McCarthy announced as a panel judge for the Proptech Awards 2021. “Australia’s residential and commercial property sectors are seeding impressive levels of digital innovation. This new frontier being driven by increasing client demand more automated business platforms that deliver an improved customer experience,” said Marcus.

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Construction Update: Builders License Applications – Can overseas experience count?

16 March 2021 | Construction & Infrastructure |

Recent decisions in the NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal (Tribunal) have confirmed overseas experience can be taken into account when considering whether an applicant for a general building license in NSW has enough acceptable experience. Based on two recent cases with NSW Fair Trading, there is now strong legal support for an argument that overseas & other experience should be accepted where it is adequately verified.

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Strata Management Update: Understanding the NSW 2% Defect Bond Scheme – How & when does it apply?

04 March 2021 | Construction & Infrastructure |

The NSW Defect Bond Scheme helps resolve building defect issues for owners in strata by securing 2% of the contract price for rectifying defective building works.

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Nexus discusses Electronic Contracts in Property Law with Television Education Network (TEN)

15 February 2021 | Nexus News |

Nexus Group Principal and legal technologist Jeremy Duffy presents Electronic Contracts in Property Matters webinar for legal education provider Television Education News. “With clients and practitioners searching for more efficient ways to execute contracts and conduct transactions generally, electronic contracts are here to stay,” said Jeremy.

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5 points to consider before filing a development appeal in NSW.

13 March 2020 | Land & Environment Court |

If you are contemplating filing an appeal with the NSW Land and Environment Court, Grant Long has developed a useful infographic …

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The end of Interim Occupation Certificates

19 November 2019 | Civil Contractors and Construction |

Interim Occupation Certificates cease to exist from 1 December 2019 but what replaces them? More stringent certification processes perhaps makes builds …

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Issues of Consent – Is it better to ask forgiveness, than permission?

22 October 2019 | Construction & Infrastructure |

So, is it better to ask for forgiveness than consent? As a planning strategy it is fraught with risk, too much risk to even consider it.

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Nexus welcomes planning & environment lawyer – Grant Long

24 June 2019 | News & Events |

Nexus is delighted to announce the addition of leading planning and environment lawyer, Grant Long to our team.

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Don’t Jump in the Deep End – Swimming Pools Regulations

07 April 2016 | Property & Real Estate |

Regulatory change around swimming pools in residential properties has been on the cards for some time.
In March 2015 I sat in …

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Sun sets on developers’ rescission rights

23 November 2015 | Property & Real Estate |

Last week NSW Parliament passed legislation amending the Conveyancing Act to restrict the ability of developers to rescind an Off the …

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Nexus advises on $150M+ property deal

19 November 2015 | Banking & Finance |

Nexus recently advised on the acquisition of commercial buildings in the Sydney CBD at 338 Pitt Street and 126 Liverpool Street.
Deal summary:
Firms: …

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But what’s it really worth? Proposed Changes to Property Advertising.

11 September 2015 | Property & Real Estate |

The underquoting of expected property prices has been a hot topic for some time now – so much so that the …

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Selling a property – What happens on settlement?

31 July 2015 | Property & Real Estate |

Every purchase is unique but, it is important to remember that, while exchange is a step in the right direction, you …

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