We understand the business objectives of our clients and work with them to achieve those objectives. We provide commercial advice based on our specialist knowledge of the property industry.
Unlike other firms, our Property and Real Estate Group did not develop as an add-on to other practice areas. Instead, it is one of our core practice groups. Our commercial savvy means we ‘see the deal’. We can pick the issues in the context of our client’s objectives to know when, and how best to compromise and make the right call.
Our expertise includes:
We act for developers and landowners, superannuation funds, managed investment schemes, listed and unlisted corporations, banks and non-bank financiers, government departments and statutory authorities and local and overseas investors.
12 December 2018 - Knowledge
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As 2018 rapidly draws to a close, our practice group experts take a magnifying glass to the top issues from the year - and outline what they expect to dominate in 2019.
21 November 2018 - Knowledge
The Commissioner for NSW Fair Trading has been given new powers to issue consumer guarantee directions in disputes between consumers and businesses about alleged breaches of the consumer guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law.
20 November 2018 - Knowledge
Supreme Court decision in Mirvac orders that CHMP be approved but opens question of loss of Aboriginal party endorsed status.
14 November 2018 - Knowledge
We highlight some of legal requirements that apply to the drafting of an option agreement and illustrate how a poorly drafted option agreement can give either or both parties the right to walk away from the transaction which, in a softening property market, could spell disaster for a vendor or provide salvation for a purchaser.
07 November 2018 - Knowledge
In a move to address housing affordability, NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet announced on 5 November 2018 that the NSW Government would seek to index stamp duty brackets to the Consumer Price Index from 1 July 2019.
07 November 2018 - Media Release
National law firm Holding Redlich has welcomed new partner Adrianna Witkowski as a Sydney-based partner in the Property & Projects group.
07 November 2018 - Knowledge
On 31 October 2018 the NSW Government passed the Building and Development Certifiers Act 2018 (the Act). The Act forms part of the Government’s response to the Independent Review of the Building Professionals Act 2005 (the BP Act), also known as the Lambert Review.
25 October 2018 - Knowledge
The NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal recently handed down a decision concerning a by-law seeking to entirely ban pet ownership within the strata scheme.