Real Estate Matters

    View Authors June 2013

    Real Estate Matters!  Welcome to the first edition.

    Inside this edition:

    • An introduction to e-conveyancing – settlements in the comfort of your own office!  What it is and when it’s coming to a computer near you.
    • Development Assessment Panels – the good, the bad and the here to stay.  A case note of the first Supreme Court decision that has considered the practice and procedure of Development Assessment Panels: Hamersley v Bartle [2013] WASC 191.
    • Newsflash: Department of Environment and Conservation set to split into two new environment departments.
    • Granny Flats & High Rise – upcoming changes to the Residential Design Codes (‘R-Codes’) in Western Australia.
    • Meet our team: Lindsey Pheloung-Beck talks movies, music and breakfast!