12Jun, 2017

Landlords need to get Notices to Remedy Breach exactly right

June 12th, 2017|0 Comments

When a landlord wants to “get serious” about a tenant’s rental arrears or other breaches, the landlord will often need to prepare and serve a “Notice to Remedy Breach” (NTRB) on the [...]

1Jun, 2017

Review of Tighe & Anor v Pike & Ors [2016] QCA 353

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

CASE REVIEW The obligation of a subsequent owner of land to comply with conditions of a development approval (“DA”) was considered by the Queensland Court of Appeal in Tighe & Anor v [...]

1Jun, 2017

New Law About Recovering Land Tax From Tenants!

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

The Queensland Court of Appeal delivered a decision on 6 September 2016 that will create shock waves for tenants. From 1 January 1992 until 2009, landlords could not recover land tax from [...]

1Jun, 2017

Review of JLF Corporation v Matos [2016] QCA 355

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Compliance with the requirements of the exercise of an option was considered by the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Queensland in JLF Corporation Pty Ltd v Matos [2016] QCA [...]

28May, 2017

Retail Shop Leases Update

May 28th, 2017|0 Comments

A tenant’s liability under the lease doesn’t go away after the business is sold and the buyer has taken over the lease. If the buyer defaults under the lease after settlement, the [...]