Conveyancers act for and on behalf of clients in the area of property and business transfers.
prepares, examines and advises on the contract for sale of properties and businesses
carries out title searches and contacts government authorities to find out if any planned development, illegal building work and disputes could affect properties and businesses
prepares, examines and advises on mortgage documentation
negotiates the terms and conditions of, and exchanges, contracts of sale, paying deposits, arranging payment of stamp duty, checking for outstanding arrears and land tax obligations, and calculating adjustments for council and water rates.
You need extensive experience, or a diploma or advanced diploma in conveyancing to work as a Conveyancer. University is also a possible pathway. In some states and territories, only Solicitors can perform conveyancing work.