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Coronavirus – COVID-19 January 2022 Latest Update

Here at OWNit we have taken steps to implement policies and procedures to ensure that we are able to continue to represent our clients during these unprecedented times. We are able to settle electronically via PEXA as well as complete verification of identity using facial recognition technology, without our clients

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PEXA Update

At OwnIt Conveyancing we embrace the power of digital. Our clients and stakeholders expect fast and seamless settlements and this is why we choose to settle via the PEXA settlement workspace as often as we

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Transfer Duty Exemptions

Q: Did you know that there are many exemptions to the payment of transfer duty in Queensland? A: The Office of State Revenue website sets out the many exemptions allowed for the payment of transfer

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ADL or REIQ

Q: Are there any differences between the ADL and REIQ Contracts versions? A: Both the ADL and REIQ Contracts differ significantly in the standard Contract terms. It is critical that the version of Contract being

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Regional Home Building Boost Grant

Q: Did you know that the Regional Home Building Boost Grant has been extended?  A: The Regional Home Building Boost Grant has been extended until 31 March, 2021. In order to be eligible for the

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Keys at Settlement

Q: When must keys be delivered to a Buyer following settlement? A: Pursuant to the terms of the current REIQ Contract, if the Buyer requests delivery of the keys at settlement not less than two

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Merry Christmas from OwnIt

To all of our clients and friends of OwnIt we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support during 2020.2020 has been an incredibly difficult year for so many and we

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Home Builder Scheme Extended

The Federal Government has recently announced that the Home Builder Scheme which was due to cease at the end of the year has now been extended until 31 March, 2021.Contracts signed between January and March

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New Enduring Powers of Attorney

A range of changes to the Guardianship and Administration Act 2000 and the Powers of Attorney Act 1998 came into effect on Monday 30 November 2020. A key change is that from 30 November 2020,

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New Services Offered – Wills & Estate

We are pleased to announce that we have recently employed a Wills & Estate specialist Solicitor to assist our clients with all of their Wills and Estate planning needs.  Geoff Cameron comes to our office

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Certificate of Occupancy

On 1 October 2020 Certificates of Classification were renamed to Certificates of Occupancy.   A Form 11 Certificate of Occupancy contains various information regarding the class and permitted use of a building, fire safety and any

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Damage or Destruction to Property

Following recent highly destructive weather events the question arises as to what the rights of a Buyer are when a property is damaged due to a weather event? It is important to remember that under

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