May 15, 2018

Purchasers Forced to Help Stop GST Evasion by Property Developers

Since its introduction in 2000 by the Howard Government, the goods and services tax in Australia (or GST as it is commonly known) has represented more […]
January 11, 2017

“I Was Here First”: Missing Owner Leads to Competing Claims for Ownership of West Sydney House

Generally, the registered owner of a property is prima facie entitled to exclusive possession of that property. However, this is not always the case. For instance, […]
November 29, 2016

HPL Completes First Electronic Conveyance for Freshwater

HPL Lawyers is excited to have completed the first electronic settlement in Freshwater yesterday through PEXA, which we are sure will be the first of many. […]
November 16, 2016

NSW Says Hello to Priority Notices and Starts to Farewell Paper Certificates of Title

With the rise of electronic conveyancing, the New South Wales government is in the process of phasing out paper certificates of title. Paper certificates of title […]