Information Sheets

REIV Information Sheets provide general information to Members practising in Victoria.

The information is a guide only. Members should seek their own independent legal advice and make their own enquiries regarding the subject matter. Please contact the REIV Information Officers for any queries regarding this material.
 
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Categories

 

AUCTIONEERING

 

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Purpose

Version Date 

Who has the right to negotiate if the last bid is a vendor bid?

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to who has the right to negotiate if the last bid at an auction is a vendor bid. 

14/08/2020     


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BUYING

 

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Purpose

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What needs to be disclosed about real estate when it is being bought or sold

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to acting as an agent for a vendor or for a buyer in the sale or purchase of real estate.  

15/01/2021

Entitlement to claim payment

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to their entitlement to claim payment for services provided or for expenditure incurred on behalf of a client.

17/06/2020    


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COMMERCIAL LEASING AND MANAGEMENT

 

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Purpose

Version Date 

When is a lease a retail lease?

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to when a lease is a retail lease.

29/07/2020    


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RESIDENTIAL LEASING AND MANAGEMENT

 

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Purpose

Version Date

Locks for external doors - Residential Minimum standards

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practicing in Victoria in relation to locks for external doors and the residential rental minimum standards

10/06/2021

Windows - Residential Minimum Standards

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practicing in Victoria in relation to windows and the residential rental minimum standards.

10/06/2021

Selling a rented residential property

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to the compliance under the Residential Tenancies Act when selling rented residential property.

16/06/2021

Residential rental- accessing the property

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to the limitations on access to a rented residential property. 

21/05/2021

Delayed effective date for residential tenancy changes

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to the implementation of changes to the Residential Tenancies Act being delayed beyond 29th March 2021 in some circumstances.

09/04/2021

Information residential rental provider must not require form application

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to information which a residential rental provider must not require a rental applicant to disclose. 

05/03/2021

Pre-contractual disclosure

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to information which a residential rental provider must supply to a prospective renter prior to entering into a rental agreement. 

05/03/2021

Non-payment of rent and Notices to Vacate

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to residential renters who fail to pay rent, and when a notice to vacate may be given. 

01/03/2021

Residential rental - Notices to Vacate

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to when a notice to vacate may be given to a renter in a residential property. 

22/02/2021

Condition reports and routine inspections – take care

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation assessing the condition of residential properties before and during tenancies.

13/02/2021

When is a lease a retail lease?

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to when a lease is a retail lease.

29/07/2020

The condition of residential rental properties

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to the maintenance of residential rental properties.

23/06/2020

Entitlement to claim payment

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to their entitlement to claim payment for services provided or for expenditure incurred on behalf of a client. 

17/06/2020


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RESIDENTIAL SALES

 

Document

Purpose

Version Date

Selling a rented residential property

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to the compliance under the Residential Tenancies Act when selling rented residential property.

16/06/2021

Acting in the re-sale of a listing

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to the sale of a property where the contract for a previous sale of the property by the same agent has not been performed.  

12/02/2021

What needs to be disclosed about real estate when it is being bought or sold

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to acting as an agent for a vendor or for a buyer in the sale or purchase of real estate.  

15/01/2021

Who has the right to negotiate if the last bid is a vendor bid?

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to who has the right to negotiate if the last bid at an auction is a vendor bid. 

14/08/2020

Price quoting when selling residential real estate

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to price quoting when selling residential real estate.

17/07/2020

Entitlement to claim payment

This information sheet provides general information to a Real Estate Agent practising in Victoria in relation to their entitlement to claim payment for services provided or for expenditure incurred on behalf of a client. 

17/06/2020

 


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