Conveyancing Footscray

Suburb Profile Footscray

Footscray is perhaps the heart of the inner West. Its location close to the city and with great public transport makes it an ideal spot. Victoria University brings vibrant life and atmosphere. And its multicultural community brings an amazing diversity of restaurants and markets. Found in the main shopping district are Vietnamese soups, Ethiopian cafes, Chinese Yum Cha and Cambodian desserts. Furthermore the fresh food markets are very popular with locals and non locals alike. Spread throughout the area are plenty of trendy cafes. Mixing Melbourne coffee culture with Sunday Yum Cha tradition.

The housing stock is a mix of art deco, weatherboard, period homes and modern apartment buildings. Over the last decade the price of Footscray property has dramatically risen. As has the development of the area. Designer and modern apartment complexes are newly built and more are being planned. The suburb is developing cleverly with the new apartment buildings being built around the main centre. Leaving the period homes clear of building shadows and keeping the period character of the suburb intact.

The median house price is just under $1 million and the median apartment price is $420,000 (2 bedroom). Plenty of student accommodation is available and investor interest in Footscray is high. Also Footscray has families attracted to the area because of its family friendly parks, schools and local hospital.

Competition is very high, especially amongst investors. Because of this, make sure you have a clear advantage, get the best conveyancing. Be able to act quicker than your competitors. As a result you will be prepared and ready to buy or sell. Thus using your edge from fast conveyancing,  securing an offer or property first.


Fordes Conveyancing

Fordes provides excellent conveyancing services throughout Melbourne. With particular interest in the inner city suburbs. Our understanding of the real estate in the area and apartment living means we know what to look for in these property contracts. At every step we ensure our clients meet their legal obligations and all the while protect their rights and interests. We have assisted many properties of the million plus value and understand the importance when dealing with these high value homes.
We are a trusted Melbourne conveyancing company with an experienced team of Conveyancers. Our team works in partnership with Lawyers for your individual conveyancing needs. Or any legal property issues. Trust your property portfolio and real estate legalities to our team.


Conveyancing Services

Do you need conveyancing services for buying and selling in Footscray? Fordes offers affordable and streamlined services that result in fuss free property transfer. We are a professional conveyancing and property settlement firm. In addition we operate independently of any banks/financial institutions. Due to being a privately owned company your interests are always put first. As a result of our client first focus, we find our clients come back to us when they need further conveyancing help.


Our Conveyancing Services

  • Buying
  • Selling
  • Contract reviews
  • Mortgage reviews
  • Commercial lease
  • Legal advise on property transfer

What to Expect When Buying or Selling

Do you know why you need a conveyancer when buying or selling property? Conveyancing is essentially the transfer of title between two parties. A lot of paperwork is involved with conveyancing, with numerous legal documents. The paperwork is in every step and as a result needs correct preparation, execution, verification and lodgement. If the bank finds any aspect of the paperwork is incorrect they may not approve final finance. Therefore settlement can be delayed as a result. In addition to delays, these can add thousands of dollars in costs and at worst cause the other party to withdraw. Most noteworthy these examples are just a couple of many intricate processes are part of the conveyancing process.

Furthermore we undertake property investigation for clients on any issues that affect the purchase. Theses investigations can find the following issues during these investigations;

  • Outstanding rates
  • Proposals by government departments
  • Illegal buildings
  • Caveats on the title
  • Sunset clauses


Why Choose Us?

We help with any issues that may arise from title investigations that range in complexity. Our team never cut corners and pride ourselves in offering excellent services at affordable prices. Call us today, we are always available to chat with. Another popular feature we offer is easy quotes and pricing structures. Finally, we cover any conveyancing services needed from straightforward to complex and we do all the work for you.