Director - Property Team Leader | Whangarei
Steve has a strong conveyancing and general practice, with broad experience in all matters relating to property transactions, property securities, leases, small businesses, wills, residential and commercial transactions.
Steve is a people person! A familiar face around Whangarei and the North, Steve relates well to his clients. He is able to set people at ease and explain legal documents, which can appear confusing or complex, in a simple and clear manner.
He has been a partner of WRMK Lawyers (then known as Webb Ross) since 1985 and is a Notary Public.
- Advised clients on the acquisition of childcare centres in Auckland
- Assisted client with agreement to lease for business premises to be constructed in the South Island
- Acted on the purchase of an existing business in Whangarei, and
- Acted on business re-financing for out-of-town clients.
Qualifications: LLB, University of Auckland
P: 09 470 2423
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Steve Wong's Specialist Services
When you buy or sell your house you are probably dealing with your most valuable asset.
Steve Wong's Blog Posts
Buying at a mortgagee sale.
March 21, 2012
Buying a property at a mortgagee sale can be risky. You can manage that risk however by being careful and taking certain precautions.
If I am buying a property do I have to pay a deposit?
November 15, 2011
Most sellers will require payment of a deposit and there is a provision in the standard Agreement for Sale and Purchase approved by the Auckland District Law Society for it (“ADLS Agreement for Sale and Purchase”).
Using a Notary Public
March 28, 2011
Steve Wong is a Notary Public. Notaries Public in New Zealand are lawyers appointed by the Archbishop of Canterbury to officially witness signatures on legal documents, sworn statements such as affidavits, administer oaths and certify the authenticity of legal documents for use overseas.
The importance of having an agreement checked before you sign
December 13, 2010
A client came to see me one day with an Agreement for Sale and Purchase of Real Estate to purchase a property. One of his concerns was that the retaining wall along the length of the rear boundary may not have been stable.
Buyer Be Aware
October 26, 2010
When purchasing a property it is not a question of Buyer Beware (Caveat Emptor) but Buyer Be Aware.
Buying a new home…
August 30, 2010
Is a little bit like buying a second hand car. Generally, you would do things such as checking the body work for rust, dents and any other damage. You would check under the bonnet and have someone such as a mechanic check the engine. You don’t usually buy it because you like the colour