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Buying a property

Once you have found your dream property, Edmonds Conveyancing will take care of all the legal requirements associated with purchase.

Once you have made an offer to the sellers agent, Edmonds Conveyancing will:

  • Obtain a copy of the contract, review and then negotiate any required amendments or special conditions
  • Order pest, building, survey and strata reports (if required)
  • Arrange for an inspection of council records
  • Liaise with your lender to ensure loan approval

Once you have paid a deposit, Edmonds Conveyancing will:

  • Explain the contract to you and organise signing
  • Send the contract to the sellers conveyancer to be exchanged


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After exchange / before settlement
Edmonds Conveyancing will:

  • Order and review any remaining searches
  • Assist first home buyers to complete the stamp duty exemption form
  • Prepare a property transfer and arrange to have the Transfer and the Contract for Sale form stamped to indicate that stamp duty has been paid
  • Liaise with the sellers solicitor/conveyancer and your lender to confirm settlement figures and to book a settlement date
  • Ensure your lender will have funds available on settlement
  • Advise you and your lender of final settlement figures

Edmonds Conveyancing will:

  • Attend to settlement and ensure the title documents are in order
  • Pay settlement monies to the sellers conveyancer
  • Contact you and the selling agent to confirm settlement has occurred

Edmonds Conveyancing will:

  • Lodge the Transfer and Notice of Sale with the Department of Lands (for purchasers without a mortgage)
  • Retain your file for seven years, making it easy for you to provide us with instructions should you decide to sell the property within this timeframe


Experienced. Professional. Approachable.

Conveniently located in downtown Ballina and Lismore, and with 40 years combined experience, you can relax knowing that Edmonds Conveyancing will promptly take care of all aspects of your property transaction.