Welcome to the number one conveyancing website for home buyers and sellers in Wellington, the Hutt Valley, Porirua and Kapiti.

Buying or selling a house in Greater Wellington?  Our property lawyers can help you with your house purchase or sale.

Buying and selling a home is one of the biggest transactions of your life. At HomeLegal we make it simple and stress free with our experience, skills and technology.

A feature of our service is approachability, making us the perfect choice for first home buyers. We are all available on our cellphones. Call us anytime.

We know residential conveyancing inside out. It’s what we do. Every transaction is different. Different problems require different solutions.

We work closely with all of the real estate firms and agents in the Wellington region. We can also put you in touch with mortgage brokers, building inspectors and valuers.

HomeLegal is the specialist residential conveyancing division of Gillespie Young Watson, one of the region’s leading property law firms.


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    Learn more about our team of Wellington-based property lawyers, and how they can help you buy your home.

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    Conveyancing can often be a complex process - let HomeLegal's property lawyers take care of the detail.

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    Find out about HomeLegal's competitive conveyancing fees for buying and selling your home.

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Recent Blog Posts

  • buying an investment property

    The Reserve Bank of New Zealand recently dropped the official cash rate (OCR) to 3.25%. A move that has property investors, exporters, and first home buyers, delighted. The move has seen many major banks drop their floating mortgage rates, and ultima…

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  • When dealing with property purchase there are no short cuts
    When establishing the usual “Mum and Dad Family Trust” that owns the family home and possibly also some investments, it is likely that you, your partner and an independent person will be the trustees of your family trust.  This article hopefully will convince you of the importance of making sure that all relevant documentation with regard to the assets held by the family trust are signed by all trustees, not just the “Mum and Dad”.

    It may be, that even though you have transferred your family home into the name of your trust, you still think of your home as being “yours”.  The independent trustee that you have appointed may be a close fr…

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  • building a home

    So, you have spent weeks, months or even sometimes years religiously pouring over the newspaper, Trade me, Open-to-view, real estate agent websites, and other property websites looking for the perfect home to purchase. You have worn down the soles of…

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