The Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2013 is proclaimed to commence on 21 April 2014.
A new decision not only renders void resolutions passed at general meetings called improperly – paving the way for owners to now sue.
Bankrupt lot owners won’t be entitled to a stay of an eviction in their strata unit where it’s clear the owner has made no attempt to pay overdue strata levies.
Commencement of the Swimming Pools Amendment Act 2012 has now been deferred for 12 months to 29 April 2015.
Each of the individual states and territories throughout Australia having their own strata legislation which presents significant challenges.
With an estimated one in five people in New South Wales living within a strata scheme, the chances of a potential (or current) tenant owning a pet are high.
There are two schools of thought surrounding the apparent ‘surge’ in Chinese interest in the Australian property market.
Controversial new strata laws, under the proposal, only a 75% majority of strata unit owners in a block will be required to consent to its demolition.
Surveyors are not perfect. They can make mistakes when drawing strata plans. But what happens once a strata plan containing errors is registered?