It is imperative for both landlords and tenants that whenever a retail lease is being negotiated, any required amendments to terms of the lease that remain to be negotiated are brought to the other … [Read more...] about Silence and a handwritten amendment to a Retail Lease Disclosure Statement
Both the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal and the Land and Environment Court commonly hear matters regarding dividing fence disputes between neighbours. The applicable legislation which regulates … [Read more...] about DIVIDING FENCE DISPUTES
As lawyers and Justices of the Peace, we are often asked to witness signatures on important documents such as Statutory Declarations. As authorised witnesses, we must ensure that we comply with the … [Read more...] about The importance of following proper processes for making a Statutory Declaration
Commercial and retail leases typically contain a provision allowing the tenant to transfer (assign) the lease to another tenant. The need or desire to transfer the lease can arise in a number of … [Read more...] about When can (and can’t) a retail landlord withhold consent to a proposed lease assignment?
Unfortunately not all owners within a strata scheme are aware of their rights and obligations regarding strata ownership, which can lead to problems with other lot owners, the strata manager, and the … [Read more...] about What can I do with my strata property?