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16 Property (Separation) Agreements Articles

Who keeps the bling?

With more couples choosing to invest a significant amount of money in their engagement ring, when an engagement is called off, the question of who keeps the ring can be contentious and have a significant impact on the division of property between partners or spouses.

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Review of Property (Relationships) Act 1976

On 1 February 2002 the Property (Relationships) Act 1976 heralded in new rules regarding parties’ rights to property on the breakdown of a relationship, or on death. After 15 years of operation it is now being reviewed.

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Know your boundaries!

With the re-building of residential and commercial properties by property owners and insurance companies now being well underway, it is important to ensure you are clear regarding any easements registered against your title.

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