Property

We provide a comprehensive legal offering in the property sector. Whether it is providing competitive conveyancing services or complex structuring advice, we can assist with all transactional matters. Our lawyers also provide a full range of litigation and dispute resolution services, which complements our allied front-end practice.

Our legal services and expertise include:

  • Commercial and retail leasing
  • Community management statements
  • Conveyancing
  • Development agreements
  • Planning and property disputes
  • Management agreements
  • Original by-laws
  • Strata and community title
  • Structuring and titling advice
Laura Dale Senior Associate with expertise in property law (02) 8248 2805 ldale@chambersrussell.com.au

Property Resources

  • What Makes an Easement “Reasonably Necessary”? - Gordon v Lever (No 2) [2019] NSWCA 275 The case of Gordon v Lever (No 2) [2019] NSWCA 275 is a case concerning the imposition of easements by the Court. The case and its procedural history featured much discussion on what constitutes an easement as “reasonably necessary” under section 88K(1) of the Conveyancing Act 1919. Published by Daniel Russell and Ryan Machado on March 13, 2020
  • Important Decision on NCAT Jurisdiction for Common Property Claims On 15 January 2020, the Appeal Panel of the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal (“NCAT”) published a joint decision in two cases: The Owners—Strata Plan No 74835 v Pullicin (“Pullicin”); and The Owners—Strata Plan No 80412 v Vickery [2020] NSWCATAP 5 (“Vickery”). Published by Scott Chambers and Joel White on January 16, 2020
  • Lot owner derivative actions In Tan v The Owners - Strata Plan No 22014 (No 2) [2015] the Supreme Court opened the door to lot owners taking derivative actions on behalf of owners corporations. In this case note we analyse the reasoning of the Court that entitled the lot owner in that case to take such action and be indemnified for their costs in doing so. Published by Daniel Russell and Katherine Flynn on June 1, 2016
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