Property Development

Property refers to the ownership of objects. The objects of ownership are classified by law as real property, also known as realty, or personal property. Real property includes land and those things affixed to land; and personal property refers to goods and belongings.


Property development refers to any issues associated with the property industry. Whether you are in the market to buy land or home, seeling and leasing, needing to negotiate finances, draft contracts and deal with local council; Les Keady Legal team is available to assist you in any stage of property development.

Our lawyers have a vast experience in the property development. We offer advice to our clients on various agreements such as: development, construction, planning agreements. You should always obtain legal advice before entering into any agreement or contract. This is invaluable to prevent financial burden and potential disasters, and ensuring you are aware of the big picture, before committing to contracts.

Our south Sydney based legal team provides advice on property development, rural properties, strata and community titles, industrial estates, commercial buildings, shopping centres, hotels and clubs. We will make you aware of your rights and obligations with regards to your individual situation.

At Les Keady Legal we strive to assist you along the entire way from property acquisition to complex projects and settlement of the final product. Our lawyers utlise our industry experience and innovative approach to meet your individual needs and that these are cost effective.

We are able to advise developers at every stage of the development process and provide support in the following areas:

  • Negotiation of finances and loan agreements
  • Pre-development and concept phase
  • Planning and development advice
  • Purchasing and selling of property (land, house, unit, commercial property)
  • Contract preparation
  • Negotiation of contracts, conditions of sale
  • Land subdivisions and strata plans
  • Property due diligence
  • Tenancy law
  • Negotiating with government departments and local council
  • Leasing: commercial, industrial or retail
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Property maintenance and management
  • Property dispute resolution

At Les Keady Legal, we offer you our experience and strategies that will give you a peace of mind regarding your property development issues, we can help and prevent costly mistakes. Our lawyers provide a mobile service and are based at Sans Souci, about 20 km south of Sydney CBD.