We have addressed our most common questions here, but understand you may have more questions, related specifically to your situation.
If you have questions other than the ones listed here, please contact us for guidance and assistance. We are here to help and reduce the stress of buying and selling your property.
If immediately before settlement the seller occupies the property and its the seller’s principle place of residence, the seller may remain in the property until 12 noon on the day immediately following settlement. If however, the property is vacant, keys can be handed over at the time of settlement.
As your Settlement Agent we notify the local authorities, Shire, Water Corporation/ WA Planning Commission and Land Tax Department. You will need to notify utilities such as electricity, gas, phone and internet provider. Make sure you cancel your home and contents insurance only after the settlement has gone through.
To be eligible:
PEXA (Property Exchange Australia) is Australia’s online property exchange network. It assists members – conveyencers / settlement agents, lawyers and financial institutions to lodge documents with Land Registries and complete financial settlements ELECTRONICALLY. From December 2018 it became mandatory for all property transactions in WA to be completed electronically where they are capable of being transacted electronically.
It is a Landgate requirement that all buyers and sellers of a property in WA complete The Verification of Identity process.
Form of identification include but are not limited to:
*Contact us for information regarding other categories.
As your Settlement Agent we provide this service free of charge.
You can also go to your local Australia Post outlet, who will charge you a fee.