Understanding the Risks of Retirement Village Leasing

15th July 2024  Retirement villages offer a promise of peaceful living and a community-oriented lifestyle for many retirees. At Castrikum Adams Legal we are experienced in navigating these complexities to protect the rights of residents.   A recent ABC article featuring Geoff Gauci’s experience at Lifestyle Communities in Melbourne highlights the significant challenges faced by residents […]

Understanding the Key Differences Between a Lease and a Licence

21st June, 2024 When it comes to using premises, both leases and licences offer ways to grant rights, but there are significant legal distinctions between the two that should be understood before entering an agreement.  Lease Agreement: A lease provides a lessee with exclusive possession of a property for a specific period. Essential characteristics of a […]