Easements

Many people have heard of an easement, but what is it? In general terms, it is a right to use property belonging to someone else. Ordinarily, we think of property rights as sacred – why should anyone else be able to use my property? However, an easement is an...Read More

Can I secretly record my spouse?

We have all had times when we can’t recall a conversation someone else swears we’ve had. Often, one person in a relationship is more adamant about their memory than the other person. Usually, those mini disputes are minor blips in an intact relationship. But...Read More

Buying a Rural Property

The process of buying a rural property or farm is a little different to buying a residential house in town. A prudent purchaser should conduct the usual pre-contract inspections on the home and buildings on the rural land. This should include a timber pest inspection...Read More