Conveyancing is simply the process of transferring property from one person to another. Generally speaking it involves purchases, sales and mortgages of property.
The role of a notary is to prepare and register all of the relevant paperwork while ensuring that all funds are transferred to the appropriate parties. Think of our job as that of a facilitator.
If you are a buyer, you may be reluctant to hand over hundreds of thousands of dollars on the hope that you will receive title to your new home. As a seller, you might be apprehensive about signing a transfer of your house without the money in your hands. The job of notaries and Lawyers is to make sure that both the buyer and seller are protected.