Grounded in all aspects of New Zealand property law, Guest Carter can advise and assist clients engaged in any of the following areas:

Commercial

Acquisitions and disposals, leases, financing, due diligence, tenders and RMA advice.

Residential

All aspects of residential sale and purchases, financing arrangements.

Development projects

Advice and assistance with development projects from conception to completion.

Subdivisions & land use consents

Resource consents, compliance and unit titles.

Rural

Development, regulation, investment and planning.

Trusts & estate planning

All trusts, wills, asset protection and succession advice.

Standard Fee Schedule

Residential House Purchase

Purchase in individual names including: Mortgage, review of LIM, review of Building report etc – negotiations as to retentions, work to fix etc will be charged at the hourly rate depending on complexity

$1250

Kiwisaver and Homestart

Kiwisaver and Homestart documentation per person (whether or not Homestart is applicable)

$200

Purchasing in company or trust (resolutions)

$150

Purchasing a Tenanted Property

$200

Purchasing a Unit Title

$200

Agreement

Preparing Auckland District Law Society Agreement

$550

Conveyancing Sale

Residential sale including any negotiations in respect of matters on LIM or Building report (please note that should any requisitions be Raised or large building report issues be discovered that requires time and retentions we will discuss with client but will need to charge on an hourly rate basis)

$990

Selling a tenanted Property

$200

Selling a Unit Title Property

$200

Selling from company or trust (resolutions)

$150

Trusts

Drafting new trust deed (including associated resolutions and opening minutes)

$1,650

One additional title transfer

$950

NB: bespoke trust will incur hourly rate on top of the base fee

Supporting Guarantees

Execution of a supporting Guarantee from related parties to the transaction for a residential purchase or trust transfer or purchase

$475

Refinance

Standard one title residential refinance

$950

Trust Resolutions, Company Resolutions or additional title

$150

Wills

Standard Will

$250

Powers of Attorney

For drafting Powers of Attorney and attending on execution, please ring as it may involve independent solicitors fee

*All the above fixed costs are subject to further attendances should the work detailed fall outside of scope. The scope will be detailed in our letter of engagement and terms of engagement.