On 29 Oct 2015, the New South Wales Parliament passed the new Strata Schemes Management Bill 2015 and the Strata Schemes Development Bill 2015.
JS Mueller & Co Senior Lawyer and strata law expert, Adrian Mueller, shares the following case Frankel – v – Patterson  NSWSC 1307.
Top strata lawyers have called for NSW property protections to be brought into line with other Australian states.
Home warranty insurance generally protects an owners corporation from being out of pocket for the cost to repair building defects.
“In 1980 my parents took me to the Gold Coast for a holiday. My first adventure in Queensland, I was 2 years old. We stayed at the (in)famous Iluka hotel.”
The plan to reform the state’s 50-year-old strata laws was first flagged in 2011 but a series of ministerial changes have hampered the process.
Bruce Bentley, Partner JS Mueller & Co presented recently at a Legalwise seminar ‘Strata & Community Title Law Reform’ and Complex Group Title.’
Short term tenancies have long posed problems for community living in communities where there are permanent residents and short term tenants.
What is the difference between strata mediation and strata adjudication? How long does the process take? How much does it cost?
Renovating an apartment, as opposed to a house requires a different set of approvals, the most obvious is the land you share with other residents.