Buying and selling houses


Buying a home is one of the most crucial decisions in your life. At Hayman Lawyers we consider it is our responsibility to ensure that the purchase and/or sale of your home is as hassle-free as possible.


We will not take shortcuts which may increase your risk. Your work will only be handled by fully qualified lawyers or legal executives.


We will:

  • advise you on your contract
  • obtain title searches and advise you clearly on the details
  • ensure confirmation and settlement dates meet your needs
  • arrange finance, or liaise with your financier to ensure that finance is approved and obtained in time
  • prepare mortgage documentation and advise you on terms
  • discharge existing mortgages
  • register the documents
  • advise how to structure the transaction to make it tax-efficient and to safeguard the asset
  • be available to you when you need us


Please click here for information on costs of buying and selling houses.


Our lawyers with particular experience in buying and selling houses are John Evans, Wendy Lindsay and Patricia Yee-Nagy.



experienced lawyers.

You want your legal issues dealt with by a team of highly trained and experienced lawyers. In our firm, only qualified lawyers and legal executives will undertake your legal work. We consider you deserve nothing less.

developmenting relationship

Your ongoing relationship is important to us and we want to understand what you want from us. We are relationship-focussed rather than transaction-based. Every transaction we carry out for you we see as a development of our relationship with you.

get in touch
  • PO Box 204, Wellington, 6140 New Zealand

  • Level 14, Kordia House,
    109-125 Willis Street,