During the conveyancing process, we are happy to refer you to trusted and qualified professionals that you may require advice or assistance from to complete your Contract, including:
- Building inspectors
- Financial advice
- Insurance advice
If you are borrowing money from a lender, you only have the time provided in the Contract to obtain unconditional approval. You should take a copy of your signed Contract to your banker or broker as soon as possible.
As soon as you sign the Contract, telephone your insurer and obtain a cover note on the property. Even before you settle the Contract, you can be liable for the cost of damage to the property.
Power and Phone
Arrange for your power and phone to be connected on the settlement date. We also recommend you make enquiries with Dial Before You Dig to obtain information as to any cables running underneath the property.
You are required by law to change the address on your driver’s licence and the Electoral Role as soon as you move! If you notify the Department of Transport, they can update your address on your vehicle registration. Don’t forget your doctor, Medicare, Bank, Council pet registrations and Superannuation.
We recommend you arrange a final inspection the property with the agent, to ensure the property is still in the same condition as when you signed the Contract.