Consumer Affairs Victoria provides information on their website for those who choose not to sell their home or property through an agent. This information confirms that any home owner in Victoria is well within their legal rights to sell their home privately.
The most important issue to cover is seeking legal advice regarding contracts etc. prior to placing your home or property on the market.
They suggest Private Home Sellers follow these guidelines:
You will need to prepare a vendor's statement (also known as a section 32) and contract of sale, by either:
For confirmation of this and more information go to the Consumer Affairs Victoria website or contact them:
phone: 1300 55 81 81
email: consumer @justice.vic.gov.au