Property Law

Hamertons Lawyers offers comprehensive property and conveyancing advice to clients. Whether buying, selling, leasing, subdividing, developing, building or renting, our experienced team of lawyers and legal executives will ensure your property transaction runs smoothly and efficiently.

We advise on:

Residential Property

Sale and purchase agreements -(click here for suggested conditions to include in your agreement for sale and purchase)

Residential tenancies


Building contracts

Unit titles and cross leases

Bank lending and mortgages

Residential subdivision and section purchases

Easements and Encumbrances

Property sharing agreements

Retirement Village Occupation Right Agreements

Compulsory acquisitions of land under the Public Works Act 1981


Rural Property

Buying and selling farms, orchards and forestry blocks

Ownership structures

GST on the sale or purchase of rural land

Bank lending and guarantees

Orchard, farm and forestry leases

Rent reviews

Rural subdivision

Easements and Encumbrances

Emissions Trading Scheme – Forestry


Commercial Property

Buying and selling of commercial and industrial land

Ownership Structures

GST on the sale or purchase of commercial or industrial land

Bank lending and guarantees

Commercial lease drafting and negotiation


Rent review disputes and mediation

Commercial and industrial subdivisions

Easements and Encumbrances

The Whakatane District Council Earthquake prone, dangerous and insanitary buildings policy