If you are considering moving to one of the suburbs of City of Yarra, you are likely to require the services of a Conveyancer. Victorian Property Settlements is one of Victoria’s largest Licensed Conveyancing firm based in the South Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne. We regularly under take Conveyancing for clients throughout Yarra City giving us a unique insight in to the area specific issues that can come up from time to time. Don’t get stuck with a Conveyancer that can’t find your new suburb or town on a map.
Being area experts we understand properties in Yarra City are far more likely to have complex Zoning, Overlay, Boundary, and Historical restriction requirements than the typical suburban property. We make it our business to keep up to date with all the relevant changes effecting properties to ensure you have first class service – every time.
Our conveyancing services are offered on-line, and we can represent you in the sale of your existing property, and the purchase of your new property in any of the suburbs within the Yarra City area.
The City of Yarra recently introduced their Liveable Yarra initiative which was well received by residents, and helped to create greater transparency between council and residents. Residents were able to be heard and influence changes that would have the greatest effect to real life residents.
Although its superb beauty is undeniable, there are several area specific issues to consider as a part of any property withing the City of Yarra involved in a Conveyancing transactions. These include but aren’t limited to;
- Heritage orders and overlays (including Victorian Terraced houses Circa. 1920)
- Sites of cultural significance (such as the Corroboree Tree on Burnley Oval, Richmond)
- Current and future Metro Rail Improvement projects
- East West link or similar proposed projects
- Yarra City Councils ‘Off Street Parking Permit’ scheme
- Building & Factory overlays
- EPA orders
Yarra City Council is composed of nine councillors elected proportionally as three separate wards, each electing three Councillors. All Councillors are elected for a fixed four-year term of office. The Mayor is elected by the Councillors at the first meeting of the Council, and is still to be determined after the 2012 election. The most recent election was held in October 2012
For more detailed information please visit the City of Yarra Council website. You can also contact them directly for detailed property specific information such as a Land information Certificate.
You will also find useful information about planning, rates, the local environment, and other matters of local interest.
City of Yarra currently use a Central Registration System (CRS) for Early Childhood placements in 3 year old kinder, 4 year old kinder, and council managed long day care. You should attend to this straight away to avoid disappointments (or long commutes to your existing service).
Suburbs we service within the City of Yarra Conveyancing map
- Carlton North
- Clifton Hill
- Fitzroy North
- Princes Hill