Buying Property

Buying property is one of the biggest purchases you will make in your life. Whether you are purchasing your first home, upgrading to a new home or buying an investment property, we can help you.

We’re ready to help you buy your home


Our conveyancing lawyers are experienced at assisting people who are purchasing property. We have helped many clients, including first home buyers.

We offer fixed price conveyancing services for people buying property.

Our fees are competitive but we don’t compromise on quality.

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Yes – we offer fixed price conveyancing!

Stage 1 - commencing your matter


We will:

Buying property lawyers Explain the conveyancing process to you and answer any questions you may have

Buying property lawyers Review the contract for sale and provide you with a detailed letter of advice

Buying property lawyers Contact the vendor’s solicitor to request amendments to the contract if required

Buying property lawyers Guide you through the process of ordering building and pest inspections, strata reports and any other enquiries you wish to make

Buying property lawyers Arrange for you to sign the contract and pay the deposit

Buying property lawyers Send the contract to the seller’s solicitor to be exchanged

Stage 2 – progressing your matter


We will:

Buying property lawyers Order all required searches from the local council, water authority and other bodies

Buying property lawyers Liaise with your lender to ensure they have all the information required to complete settlement of the purchase

Buying property lawyers Draft the property transfer form

Buying property lawyers Process your stamp duty payment, including assisting you to complete the First Home Buyers exemption form where applicable

Buying property lawyers Prepare settlement figures and book settlement with your lender and the seller’s solicitor

Buying property lawyers Advise you and your lender of payments required at settlement

Stage 3 – finalising your matter


We will:

Conveyancing Lawyers Wollongong Attend to settlement of your purchase

Conveyancing Lawyers Wollongong Inform you and the real estate agent once settlement has been completed

Conveyancing Lawyers Wollongong For purchases without a mortgage, arrange for the title to be registered in your name

Conveyancing Lawyers Wollongong Send you a final reporting letter

Buying property lawyers Forward payment to the local council, water authority or strata authority for payment of levies if required

Buying property lawyers Answer any questions you have

Need urgent advice?

We can review your contract and provide legal advice on your purchase within 24 hours!

Buyers Guide to Purchasing Property

Find answers to some of the most common questions clients ask our conveyancing lawyers when they are buying property – from stamp duty to cooling off period – it’s all here.



Stamp Duty Calculator

Want to know how much stamp duty you need to pay? Revenue NSW has an online tool that calculates the stamp duty payable on your purchase. Just enter your purchase price and a few other details and it will calculate the stamp duty.

Stamp duty calculator



Where can I get more information?

Wollongong City Lawyers are available to offer support and quality advice in relation to all aspects of your purchase. We will help ensure that the purchase runs as smoothly as possible. Contact us on (02) 4263 1803 or send us an email.

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Yes – we offer fixed price conveyancing!

Conveyancing & Property Blog

For more information on conveyancing and property law, visit our blog.