Leasing

Rostron Carlyle’s Commercial Property Law Practice specialises in acting for both landlords and tenants in a wide variety of leasing transactions.
Retail Shop Leases

We assist various landlord’s (throughout Queensland) including owners of strip mall shopping centres and small and large retail shopping centres throughout Queensland, to ensure that they comply with the requirements of the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (Qld).

We provide various services for Landlords to assist in the management of their centre, including:

  • Compliance with disclosure requirements;
  • Drafting appropriate leases;
  • Extensions of leases and variations of leases where necessary;
  • Enforcement of landlord rights against delinquent tenants; and
  • Ensuring that landlords comply with other relevant legislation.

We also act for a wide range of tenants from sole traders to national and high profile tenants in respect of their leases within both small and large retail shopping centres throughout Queensland with:

  • Reviewing and advising on the terms of leases;
  • Negotiating lease terms to the favour of the tenant;
  • Where required signing Certificates of Independent Legal Advice;
  • Exercise of options to renew (which must be exercised strictly in accordance with their terms);
  • Extensions of leases and variations of leases where necessary;
  • Surrender of Leases; and
  • Structuring for asset protection for the entity entering into the lease.

Commercial Leases

We also assist a large number of landlords and tenants in commercial properties throughout Queensland with many of the same services as listed above including:

For Landlords:

  • Drafting appropriate leases;
  • Extensions of leases and variations of leases where necessary;
  • Enforcement of landlord rights against delinquent tenants; and
  • Ensuring that landlords comply with any relevant legislation.

For Tenants

  • Reviewing and advising on the terms of leases;
  • lease terms to the favour of the tenant;
  • Exercise of options to renew (which must be exercised strictly in accordance with their terms);
  • of leases and variations of leases where necessary;
  • Surrender of Leases; and
  • Structuring for asset protection for the entity entering into the lease.

Speciality Practices

Rostron Carlyle also has the following related speciality Practices:

Commercial law
Corporate and business law
Conveyancing
Litigation and dispute resolution