When engaging in Property Development or Infrastructure Projects, our Property & Real Estate lawyers are focused on being part of your Project Management team.
We are very experienced in managing state and local government tendering processes and the legal requirements involved in your property project – whether it be residential or commercial.
As well as prioritising successful meeting project deadlines and client objectives, our Property and Real Estate team has advised extensively on planning matters relating to mining, licensing and the Environment Planning & Assessment Act 1979 and has experience in some of the largest procurement processes for property development undertaken in Australia.
We act for individuals, REIT funds, property developers, contractors and government authorities.
16 March 2021
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.
04 March 2021
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.