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?