Property Lawyers Gold Coast

Property Lawyers Gold Coast

Whether you are buying, selling or leasing, and whether it is residential, commercial or industrial property, the Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast is able to assist.

From fixed fee conveyancing to retail shop leases to self-managed superannuation fund acquisitions, we understand property and our clients’ needs.

Property transactions can be complex, and will often represent your single largest investment.

The Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast can assist in all aspects of property transactions, providing cost-effective and targeted advice in plain English.

We offer the following Property Legal services to Gold Coast Residents:

Residential conveyancing 

When buying or selling a residential property, conveyancing refers to the all-important transfer of ownership. For such a crucial process, it’s in your best legal and financial interests to engage a solicitor trained to handle your conveyancing needs. Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast will guide you through every step of the conveyancing process, overseeing the transfer as well as acting and advising on any specific conditions and legal matters that may occur along the way.

If you would like to discuss Residential Conveyancing or any other matters with our Property Lawyers, please contact us or call (07) 5606 7332.

Rental & tenancy dispute resolution 

We’re all familiar with the issues that spark disputes between landlords and tenants. Rent and bond payments, property damage and repairs, tenancy terminations, pets, noise and service bills are just a few. Whatever the dispute, tenants and landlords have specific legal rights and obligations, which is why it’s wise to engage Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast when disputes occur and threaten to escalate. No argument, when it comes to disputes, we always strive to achieve a swift, smooth and satisfactory conclusion.

Gold Coast property dispute resolution 

The Gold Coast property market is one of the busiest in Australia. Unfortunately, it is also prone to disputes and litigation. Conflicts occur for any number of reasons and when they end up in court, that’s when the costs really mount. It’s good to know that Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast specialises in dispute management. Our expert team will work towards a positive outcome for you, saving you time, money and frustration, with the court as the very last resort.  

Commercial and industrial sales and purchases 

Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast offers the legal advice and professional assurance you need when buying or selling commercial or industrial property. No two transactions are the same in this field and so you can be confident of receiving individual care and attention from our dedicated team. We make sure all obligations, conditions, tax implications and every other requirement are covered, understood and in place. 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding commercial sales and purchases, feel free to have a chat with one of our Commercial Property Lawyers on the Gold Coast. We are always here to help.

Commercial and retail shop leasing 

Launching a new business or opening a new outlet for an existing business is an exciting time. But don’t lose sight of more pragmatic needs, especially if you’re leasing premises. Never sign a commercial or retail lease without being fully aware of all it entails for you and your landlord. Get in touch with our team at Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast. We can help you with every aspect of your commercial or retail lease.

Development applications 

Development applications require a forensic focus. So much is at stake and there’s so much to consider, from the proposal itself to planning schemes, land zoning, site and design assessments, forms, reports and specific caveats and conditions for specific councils. And that’s just to name a few. All these factors impact your application and can quickly elevate your stress levels. The good news is that with the support of Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast, we can manage all the legal and local government processes to keep your development application in focus and on track. 

Foreign Investment Review Board applications 

Are you an Australian business operator seeking investment from abroad? Are you a foreign investor keen to enter the Australian market? As conditions governing foreign investment in Australia become stricter, the need to secure the very best legal advice is greater than ever. To ensure you understand and meet all legal requirements demanded by the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB), Ballantyne Law Group is ready to help you navigate Australia’s foreign investment regulations, policy and practice.

Business lease dispute 

In business, it makes sound legal and economic sense to know all your rights and obligations when it comes to a business lease. Whether you’re a lessor or lessee, Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast has the expertise to help you resolve disputes, reduce impact and avoid costly litigation. We’re here for you … that’s beyond dispute.

Commercial rent negotiation

It sounds obvious, but a lessor and lessee must come to an agreement on commercial rent. That means the amount, the schedule and any stipulations or circumstances that may apply. Remember, a commercial lease should balance the priorities of both parties. Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast can assist lessors and lessees through the entire rent negotiation process, thus ensuring a fair, reasonable and legally binding rental contract.

If you would like to discuss Commercial rent negotiation or any other matters with our Property Lawyers on the Gold Coast, please contact us or call (07) 5606 7332.

About James Ballantyne: James Ballantyne is the Principal of the Ballantyne Law Group Gold Coast. Following his admission as a Solicitor in 2002 James has worked in key roles at some of Queensland’s leading Commercial and Residential Property law firms. Based on the Gold Coast for the past decade, James has developed a strong practice in property law and here to assist anyone with legal matters no matter how complex they are. Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia, James is able to provide practical, pragmatic and effective legal advice in plain English. Contact us now by email or on 07 5606 7332.