Author Archives: Terry Johnson

Understanding Mortgage & Conveyancing Documents When Buying a Home

Purchasing a property is one of the biggest decisions you will make in your life. There is nothing quite like the rush of walking through a home inspection, asking the real estate agent questions about the property’s history and surrounding areas. And when you are just about ready to lock down the deal, there is […]

How Are Assets Split During A Divorce?

Going through a divorce is already complicated and emotionally draining for any individual. However, most separated couples need to go through the same process when it comes to division of assets, as rarely do both parties have the same perspective on how it should be done. Unlike common belief, keeping everything in your name and […]

What are disbursements and why are they needed?

You may have heard of this term when receiving a quote or an invoice from your lawyer or licenced conveyancer and felt confused about what the costs entail. While there are other industries also using this term, they generally have a similar concept to it. That said, many people still find the term very foreign […]