Property & Leasing

Our Property & Leasing Team provides advice and solutions on all property, infrastructure and environment and leasing related matters at the local, State and Territory and national levels.

Areas of Expertise

  • Leasing advice for national tenants, including negotiating leases.
  • Drafting leases for landlords (retail, commercial, industrial) in all States and Territories including negotiating leases.
  • Review and negotiation of ancillary documents, including letters of offer, storage licences, seating licences, car park licence agreements, subleases and deeds of assignment.
  • Advice and representation in leasing disputes, including mediations.
  • Legal and commercial advice in relation to rights, liabilities and legal and commercial strategies for the surrender and termination of leases.
  • Advice on retail leasing legislation in all States and Territories.
  • Developing standard leasing documents for large landlords and large national tenants in all States and Territories.
  • Residential, Commercial and Industrial property acquisitions and disposals.
  • Development work for landlords/vendors including commercial and residential off the plan developments, drafting agreements for lease, leases, advice on planning and subdivision issues, contracts for sale, owners corporation rules / by laws and reviewing, drafting & advising on Section 173 Planning Agreements.
  • Due diligence on property acquisitions, including reviewing leases, advice on environmental matters, including zoning and planning issues and compliance with covenants.
  • Property Joint Ventures, including drafting and reviewing joint venture agreements for property developments.
  • Adverse Possession, including advising on and drafting of applications and supporting documents for submission to Land Victoria.
  • Advice to real estate agents, including the recovery of advertising fees, marketing fees and commissions.
  • Retirement Village Sales and Purchases

For further information, please contact our Property team on +61 3 8540 0200 or by email to property@mst.com.au.