Thinking of Capitalising on Sydney’s Booming Property Market?

Unless you’ve been living interstate or overseas lately, you can’t miss the media hype about the Sydney property boom. With low interest rates and increasing foreign investors, the Sydney property market is booming. You may be thinking of selling your home or investment property whilst the market is high. Before you do anything, you need […]

Power of Attorney: Enjoy your holiday without worrying about financial affairs

Have you or your children just finished HSC or uni exams? Heading off on a holiday or taking a gap year? If you’re planning your holiday or gap-year, then together with getting your passport, itinerary and travel insurance arranged, you need to think about setting up your power of attorney documents. A power of attorney […]

Thinking of downsizing to a retirement village or lifestyle village?

Ensure you know the potential pitfalls Understand the conditions and contracts before you sign anything Retirement offers an opportunity to enjoy the activities you didn’t have time to enjoy when you were working full time or raising children. It also offers an opportunity to downsize your home and reduce the associated maintenance. For older people […]

Family Law is more than Divorce

Agree your parenting and custody arrangements Finalise your property settlement Update your estate planning documents When many people think about ‘family law’, they think ‘divorce’. This is in part because people equate the end of a marriage with divorce and in part because of the rise of the American influence of the phrase ‘divorce law’ […]