Century Settlements is Western Australia’s leading property settlement firm.

With a track record of over 25 years in the industry and in excess of 32,000 property settlements, our team brings an unmatched level of experience and knowledge into settlement processes that provides our clients with the security and confidence needed.

We make the process simple

We take the time to step through the process in full transparency and in non-financial language to make the process as seamless as possible for our clients. As our client, we always act on your behalf and in your best interest. Our ultimate aim is to take the stress and uncertainties out of the process and get the best results for you.

One point of contact. Complete confidence.

Leveraging our depth of experience in the industry, we believe in providing a high level of personal service, keeping you informed throughout the process.

Century Settlements services cover:

- Vacant land
- Residential properties
- Commercial properties
- Transfer of properties involving trusts 
- Farming properties
- Transfer of properties pursuant to court order, wills and survivorship
- Subdivisional and amalgamations
- Strata titled properties

 

THE SETTLEMENT PROCESS IN 10 EASY STEPS

STEP 1

Choose your Settlement Agent preferably before you enter into an Offer and Acceptance contract – call on their experience on what to include in your contract and what costs are involved.

STEP 2

Your accepted Offer and Acceptance contract is sent to your nominated Settlement Agent by your land developer or real estate agent. It will then be assessed and lodged with the Office of State Revenue for duty assessment. Any anomalies will be brought to your attention.

STEP 3

Your settlement agent will contact you to formalise your appointment and discuss the timing of your conditions and the process.

STEP 4

Your settlement agent will follow up all conditions on the contract to ensure that have been satisfied and keep you informed. When all the conditions have been satisfied the main documents including statement of fees and charges can be prepared for signing to have the property transferred.

STEP 5

Title Searches / Change of Ownership notification to the Rating Authorities / Orders and Requisitions / Sewer Plans etc. are completed on your behalf and provided to you so that you are fully informed of what encumbers and effect your property.

STEP 6

Rates and Taxes are proportioned, co-ordination with your financial institution to have them ready for settlement, payment of Duty on your behalf.

STEP 7

Prepare for Settlement. Your settlement agent will co-ordinate with all parties involved and arrange a suitable time for settlement to occur on the date stipulated in your Offer and Acceptance contract.

STEP 8

Attend Settlement. Your Settlement Agent will attend on your behalf. All documents go through a final check once in order monies and Certificate of Titles are exchanged and settlement is completed.

STEP 9

Finalise Settlement : Congratulations You’ve completed settlement and final letters and amended statements are sent out. Real Estate etc. are also are also advised.

STEP 10

Your settlement agent will 6 weeks after settlement ensure that Landgate has transferred the ownership.

Contact Details

PO BOX 8300
Angelo Street
South Perth
WA 6151

57 Angelo Street
South Perth
WA 6151

Phone – 9474 1622
Fax – 9474 1618
Emailenquiries@centurysetts.com.au