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12 Buying and selling commercial property Articles

FAQs - When entering a new Lease (as a Tenant)

If you are about to enter into a new lease, you probably have a few questions about your rights and obligations under the lease.

It is always best to approach your lawyer early in the leasing process and definitely before you sign an Agreement to Lease or a Deed of ...

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Borrowing against commercial property – an update

In October 2016 we warned about a much tougher borrowing environment for commercial property investors and developers in our article Borrowing against commercial property - be prepared for tougher banking practices.

In this article we look at where things are at now: Is it easier to secure finance, and if not ...

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Fighting organised crime and money laundering

The Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Legislation Bill has just passed its third reading. The Bill forms part of a Government programme aimed at preventing calculated, serious crimes for profit. Find out what this could mean for you and your business.

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Young Kiwi's life cut short

Jacob Marx, a young New Zealander living in London was walking home when he was hit and killed by a falling shop sign. This could just as easily have happened in New Zealand. Building owners must take responsibility.

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