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Tips from the trade, that’s what were bringing to you!

We have compiled a list of handy industry tips for our future clients to read through with regards to buying or selling your home. At Honen’s, we know this is a life changing time for you and were here to ensure the process is as smooth as possible.

As conveyancers, we take care of a portion of the bills relating to the property such as council and water rates, but there are other things that you need to know.

Buying a house? Check for the following list of things.

  • Is GST applicable on the purchase price?
  • What is included or excluded in the property settlement?  ie. Spa, TV antenna etc.
  • Are all the appliances in good working order?
  • Will i have power or gas on the settlement date?
  • Is the plumbing, building structure and electrical up to standard?
  • Are there any right of ways, highways orders, and encumbrances over the property?
  • If the property is strata or community titled, can you still have your pets?

Selling a property? You don’t want to miss these tips!

  • Be aware of your exact fees for agents and legals
  • Make sure you state which fittings you want to keep when property is sold
  • Know how much other properties have sold for in your area lately
  • Engage in the services of an impartial conveyancer
  • Be sure to tidy up and do some gardening before inspections, first impressions count when selling
  • Get yourself more than one appraisal .
  • Know which government searches have been performed on your property so you don’t pay twice
  • Make sure that on settlement date you are completely moved out, keys are given at settlement


Have any additional queries about buying and selling a house? Call us today to speak to our friendly team.