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A useful guide to the legal side of Buying & Selling

Are you buying or selling property? You need to read our useful guide to the legal side of buying and selling, written by our expert property lawyers.

Buying or selling your home, an investment property or land can be one of the biggest financial decisions that you make, so it's important to get it right, to protect you and your investment.

That's because, when it's the family home, or what the government calls "the principal place of residence" that is about the only investment that does not get taxed when it's sold.  More importantly, its also your home, you will invest not only a lot of money, but emotion in it.


  • Understand common terms used in buying and selling property.
  • Learn about the procedure if you are buying a property.
  • What is involved in selling a property?
  • Understand why it is important to get experienced support

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Richard Tonkin

Accredited Specialist in Family Law

Richard Tonkin is a Consultant Lawyer and one of Victoria’s most experienced and respected Family Lawyers.

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Suzanna Toleski


Suzanna is a qualified conveyancer and member of the property legal team.

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