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Making an offer on a house: Contract Note explained

by Chris Lang on September 16, 2008
Making an offer on a house: Contract Note explained

To make an offer on a house in most cases people use a document called the Contract note (in Victoria). It looks pretty simple and only has 2 pages but defines every aspect of your purchase – which is why you would want to understand it completely.

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Buying a house: Auction Vs. Private sale – Part 2

by Chris Lang on June 6, 2007
Buying a house: Auction Vs. Private sale - Part 2

A private sale is also called “Private Treaty”. A house is advertised in newspapers by estate agents, whoever is interested comes to the agency and makes his offer, the seller …

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Buying a house: Auction Vs. Private sale – Part 1

by Chris Lang on May 30, 2007
Buying a house: Auction Vs. Private sale - Part 1

When you’ve decided you’re ready to buy a house, it means that one big decision is made and you’re now in Buyers Land – a totally new territory where you have so much to learn. One of those new things is the way people sell houses – by private sale or an auction.

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