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Buying a property is a huge investment, so it’s best to make sure you’re doing the right thing.
Buying a property is a huge investment, so it’s best to make sure you’re doing the right thing.
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This is a period in your life when you might have to pay the fees of more attorneys than some people will ever deal with in a lifetime. It can be daunting.

The bank agrees to give you a home loan. Then once you get approved for the bond amount you’ve asked for, suddenly there are all these lawyers’ invoices to pay. Who are they and why are there so many of them?

Three attorneys specialising in real estate law and property transfers and registration speak to Drum and explain it all.

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