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    Can I get legal costs when I settle out of Court? 05 Jun 2019
    Can I get legal costs when I settle out of court? Since the limitation period of 6 years became a live issue for insurance claims arising from the Canterbury earthquakes homeowners Read more...
    Due Diligence – Check the primary documents 08 Aug 2017
    Why is due diligence important?     Due diligence is an important aspect of buying or selling a property, both for the purchaser and the vendor. Decisions are made based on disclosures made Read more...
    这篇简介帮助您了解我们是谁及什么使我们与众不同。 07 Dec 2016
    Contracting Out of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976 09 Dec 2011
    If you are married, or in a civil union or de facto relationship, New Zealand's Property (Relationships) Act 1976 will have an impact on what happens to your property in the event Read more...
    Is Your ‘Joint’ Home Really a Joint Family Home? 08 Dec 2011
    Do you and your married spouse own and live in your home? Are either of you self-employed or involved in some occupation that involves personal exposure to financial risks(eg personal Read more...
    Problem Neighbours – What To Do? 08 Dec 2011
    Shading from trees can be a common source of tension between neighbours.  Have you ever purchased a property and later discovered that your neighbour’s trees will eventually block your view or Read more...
    Farm Succession – Planning Ahead 08 Dec 2011
    Farm succession differs from non-farm based estate planning in that the farm is the major asset. As such it needs to provide retirement income for the retiring generation, as well Read more...
    Signing Conditional Real Estate Contracts 08 Dec 2011
    Do I need legal advice before signing an agreement to buy real estate? You may have noticed that on the back page of the standard form Agreement for Sale and Purchase Read more...
    Buying A Retirement Village Unit 08 Dec 2011
    Retirement villages are becoming an increasingly popular choice for older New Zealanders who wish to take advantage of the security and flexibility of the lifestyle on offer.  Parry Field Lawyers offer Read more...