Wednesday, 10 January 2024 Recent changes to the ATO clearance certificate laws, effective from 1 July 2017, have significant implications for real estate transactions in Australia. While initially targeting foreign investors, these changes place the responsibility on Australian... Read More
Wednesday, 13 December 2023 As the sun begins to set on another transformative year, the team here at Vicki Philipoff Settlements are filled with a sense of accomplishment, gratitude, and an eagerness to navigate the festive season with... Read More
Tuesday, 31 October 2023 Vicki Philipoff Settlements is preparing for an evening of recognition and celebration at the upcoming annual awards night hosted by the Australian Institute of Conveyancers WA (AICWA) Division. This yearly event serves as a... Read More
Monday, 16 October 2023 When venturing into the realm of property ownership, especially in collaboration with others, it’s crucial to make informed decisions right from the start. The terms “joint tenancy” and “tenants in common” might sound similar,... Read More
Wednesday, 13 September 2023 Buying a property is a significant investment, and the final inspection before settlement can be your last line of defence against costly surprises. In this article, we’ll explore why conducting a final inspection is... Read More
Thursday, 10 August 2023 Imagine moving into your dream home, full of anticipation and excitement, only to discover that access to modern telecommunications is limited or nonexistent. In today’s interconnected world, access to broadband and voice services is... Read More
Friday, 28 July 2023 July 30 marks an important day for our planet – National Tree Day! On this special occasion, let’s come together to celebrate the incredible impact of trees and their vital role in creating a... Read More
Monday, 26 June 2023 The Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Act 2021 is on track to commence from 1 July 2023. Western Australia’s recently enacted Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Act 2021 marks a significant milestone in cultivating fairness in the relationship... Read More
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Monday, 17 April 2023 We are proud to announce that Lee Massey has recently celebrated 20 years since joining Vicki Philipoff Settlements.  Throughout her esteemed career, Lee has been dedicated to providing excellent service to our clients. As... Read More
Thursday, 12 January 2023 When a transfer of a property takes place, the buyer may be entitled to a duplicate Certificate of Title (Title Deed) if they have paid “cash” for the property. In other words, if the... Read More