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Chris Egden Archives - Mortlock McCormack Law | Property and Commercial Law | Christchurch, New Zealand
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Better Rights for Unit Title Purchasers

June 2023

Ricki Allan Chris Egden

Unit titles are a type of property commonly seen in apartment or multi-unit developments. They are subject to the Unit Titles Act 2010 and are governed by a Body Corporate comprised of each unit owner. On the sale of a unit title property, the ...
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Fighting Fit and Getting Amongst It

June 2023 The people of MML are an active bunch; with health and wellness being encouraged and celebrated. We have regular “gym-bunnies”, budding potential Silver Fern netballers and those who like to unwind at the golf course. Recently a number of staff ...
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Thinking of Developing and Selling ‘Off the Plans’?

December 2021

Chris Egden

Property development can be an attractive investment option for many, particularly for those who have held land for a number of years and are now looking at options for maximizing the value of that land on sale. Property developments can take a ...
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COVID-19 and commercial leases – Government Relief

September 2020

Chris Egden

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on commercial leases in New Zealand. Since the nationwide lockdown earlier this year, the Government has announced various forms of relief for both Landlord and Tenants. The focus of the initial changes was to ...
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Changes to the ADLS Agreement for Sale and Purchase of Real Estate

June 2020

Chris Egden

If you have bought or sold a property it is likely that you have been party to an Auckland District Law Society (ADLS)/REINZ Agreement for Sale and Purchase of Real Estate. This is the most widely used form of agreement used for property ...
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Assignment of Insurance Claims (Xu v IAG)

September 2019

Joshua Hitchcock

The Supreme Court has released its highly anticipated judgment in Xu & Anor v IAG [2019] NZSC 68. This case centred on the assignment of insurance claims, in particular, the right to receive full replacement value (reinstatement) under an assigned ...
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Introduction to the Land Transfer Act 2017

December 2018

Chris Egden

The Land Transfer Act 2017 came into force on 12 November 2018.  The Land Transfer Act 1952 has long been due for review and the new Act is the outcome of this review process.  Some of the more noticeable changes introduced by the new Act are set ...
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