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THE TOP 5 BY-LAWS FOR 2021

THE TOP 5 BY-LAWS FOR 2021

There were a number of changes to strata laws during 2021 that resulted in the need for many strata buildings…

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STRATA BUILDING DEFECTS – TRENDING ISSUES

STRATA BUILDING DEFECTS – TRENDING ISSUES

The strata industry has a long history of dealing with defective building works and there are some usual suspects, such…

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When is an Owners Corporation not Required to Repair

When is an Owners Corporation not Required to Repair and Maintain Common Property?

As the owner of common property, an Owners Corporation has a strict and ongoing responsibility to repair and maintain common…

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Changes to Community Title Laws

Changes to Community Title Laws

Commencing 1 December 2021, changes to the Community Land Development Act 2021 and Community Land Management Act 2021 will commence. The…

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Renovating apartments in Bodies Corporate

Renovating apartments in Bodies Corporate – What you need to know

The east coast of Australia is seeing record property prices with predictions that prices will continue to increase.  Due to…

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Partitioning – When Tenancy in Common is Not Working

Partitioning – When Tenancy in Common is Not Working

It is not uncommon for co-owners to have disputes over property. When these disputes occur, a co-owner may apply to…

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Sustainability Infrastructure

SUSTAINABILITY INFRASTRUCTURE: WHAT IS IT & HOW HAS INSTALLING IT BEEN MADE EASIER?

On 16 February 2021 the Strata Schemes Management Amendment (Sustainability Infrastructure) Bill 2021 was passed. It received assent and became…

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