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RV - Legal

  • Have you got quotes from several independent lawyers who are experienced in retirement villages?
  • Have you read and understood the Occupation Right Agreement (O.R.A.) and other documents you’ve been given? 
  • Have you arranged a meeting with suitably experienced lawyer? What things in the contract do you need the lawyer to explain or clarify?
  • Is everything you’ve discussed with the village manager/sales person etc. in the ORA? (If not ask the lawyer to write in any verbal assurances or promises.)
  • What is the legal title of the unit? 
  • Does the village require a Statutory Supervisor? What does that person do?

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