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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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Who is a Foreign Resident?

If a Seller lives overseas for a period of more than 6 months in a year and sells their property during that time they may not be able to claim the Capital Gains Tax ‘main

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Updated Titles Office Fees

Revised registry fees with the Department of Natural Resources and Mines will take effect from 1 August 2020. The current fee structure will remain in place until 31 July 2020. We want to assure everyone

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REIQ v ADL Contracts

Q:    Are there any differences between the standard REIQ and ADL Contracts? A:     Yes. The standard terms of each of these Contracts are different in many respects. Both versions of Contracts are used in Queensland

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Home Builder Scheme Part 2

Q: Is the Home Builder Grant taxed? A:     No. The Home Builder Grant is a tax-free payment.     We want to assure everyone that here at OwnIt Conveyancing we are ‘business as usual’ and that

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PEXA settlements unavailable on 8 June

As the 8th of June 2020 is a Public Holiday in New South Wales and Victoria settlements via the electronic settlement platform PEXA will be unable to be transacted in Queensland on this date due

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Home Builder Scheme

Recently the Federal Government announced the Home Builder Scheme which will be a $25,000.00 cash grant for Contracts entered into between 4 June and December 31 and there are certain criterias that must be met

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Foreign Person

It has come to our attention that there are a number of persons who appear to be acting together in the transmission of a fraudulent scheme signing Contracts to purchase a property. These Contracts do

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Fraud

It has come to our attention that there are a number of persons who appear to be acting together in the transmission of a fraudulent scheme signing Contracts to purchase a property. These Contracts do

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Wills

It is important to have a legally binding Will in place to ensure that in the event of your death your estate is distributed in the way that represents your wishes. If you die without

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Foreign Ownership (Part 2)

If you are a “foreign person” under the provisions of the Foreign Acquisition and Takeovers Act 1975 (Cth) and you have been granted FIRB approval to purchase a property in Australia you need to ensure

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Foreign Ownership

If you are a “foreign person” under the provisions of the Foreign Acquisition and Takeovers Act 1975 (Cth) you need to obtain and No Objection Notification from the Foreign Investment Review Board before entering into

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