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
James Blake Partner with expertise in property law (02) 8248 2833 jblake@chambersrussell.com.au

Property Resources

  • What are my Rights and Obligations in Respect of Defects or Repairs in my Lot? Legal battles may be complex, time-consuming, and costly. In order to avoid unnecessary disputes, it is important to be aware of your rights and obligations arising from living in strata. Particularly, it is important to be aware of your rights and obligations in respect of potential defects or repairs that may affect your lot. An overview of some key considerations is provided below. Published by Daniel Russell, Cameron Wilson and Ryan Machado on August 3, 2021
  • 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
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