Contract preparation

Contract preparation

Protect your interests with a professionally drafted contract.

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There’s no cooling-off period for real estate contracts in Western Australia. Once the contract is signed by both parties, it’s legally binding.

our services

How we can help you

Fast-turnaround, fixed fee contracts.

Real estate contracts


We will prepare your draft real estate contract promptly after we receive your complete instructions.


Our fixed fee excludes Landgate searches – charged at cost.

Additional charges and longer turnarounds may apply for long or complex contracts.

Contract variations


If you need to formalise a variation of an existing contract, please contact us.


Our fixed fee excludes any government fees – charged at cost.

Additional fees and longer turnarounds may apply for long or complex contracts or variations.

Why choose us

We provide great service at competitive prices.
Friendly and efficient service
We’ll anticipate your needs and exceed your expectations. Read what our clients say.
Excellent value for money
We charge a fixed fee plus disbursements at cost. 
Industry game changers

Our flat rate pricing model has brought real competition to the industry. Chances are that wherever you go, thanks to us you’ll now be paying less.

Meet our team

We’re a law firm with more than 30 years’ experience in property law. As lawyers we can offer you so much more than a settlement agent. If there’s a problem with your settlement, it’s good to know that we, your settlement lawyers, can advise you of your rights and tackle the difficulty on the spot.

Legal Practitioner Director
Michael is an experienced succession and property lawyer and has served the Western Australian community as a legal practitioner for over 27 years at Curae Law.  Michael has represented clients, both in and out of court, in matters spanning……
Legal Practitioner Director
Lucy leads our non-contentious Wills and estates team to provide easy to understand succession and estate administration advice. As well as practising law, she brings together people, technology and processes to design and deliver our innovative legal services. Lucy,……
Chris is an integral member of Flat Rate Settlements, working alongside Laura with a focus on real estate settlements in Western Australia. His responsibilities include managing legal property transfers, collaborating with clients and banks, and overseeing the signing and……
Conveyancing Assistant
Cinzia is our dedicated Conveyancing Assistant currently in her second year of pursuing a Bachelor of Law and Commerce. As part of the Flat Rate Settlements (FRS) team, Cinzia works closely with Laura and Chris, to ensure that the day-to-day operations……
Settlements team leader
Laura has rapidly ascended to become a highly regarded property conveyancer in Western Australia, thanks to her unwavering commitment to real estate settlements and her inherent administrative and analytical prowess. As the team leader at Flat Rate Settlements, she……

What our clients say

Thank you once again for a very smooth and hassle-free settlement experience!  
Mr G - Flat Rate Settlements Client
July 17, 2024
Flat Rate Settlements made the selling of my unit so seamless and easy. I was always kept up to date, advised when I needed to take some action and settlement went through smoothly.
July 16, 2024
Thanks for your help, everything ran smoothly. Chris Hansord was terrific. This was a perfect real estate transfer experience and I highly recommend Curae Law. Thank you for making the job easy.
Flat rate settlements clients
June 20, 2024
Hi Chris, Thank you very much for the great service from you and the team to make this happen effortly for me.  
Russel Price
May 7, 2024
Thank you so much, Chris! I very much appreciate the work you and your team have done, and for answering my hundreds of questions! Many thanks again.
Cat - Flat Rate Settlements Client
May 2, 2024
Thank you, Laura, Chris and Flat Rate Settlements team for your care, attention, advice, courtesy and professionalism in handling the settlement of the sale of my house. I was kept informed of progress and my confidence in Flat Rate Settlements was well founded.
Lionel Dowler
February 29, 2024
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