Strata property matters

Water defects causing mouldy apartments across Australia

Picture: Close-up of a shocked woman looking at mould on the wall.
A Deakin University report has found water damage is one …

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Strata insurance expert shares tips for property owners

As property owners bear the brunt of audits and rectification costs caused by building defects and combustible cladding, they’re also facing …

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How to solve smoking disputes in strata managed properties

There’s a stigma associated with smoking in Australia and while it’s become banned in many places, some people would argue that …

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A strata lawyer sheds light on the cladding crisis

Picture: Lawyer Paul Jurdeczka talks about the cladding crisis in Australia.
 
A Deakin University and Griffith University study found that cladding was …

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How to deal with parking disputes if you’re living in a strata managed property

A mistake you don’t want to make is getting on your neighbour’s bad side. At StrataFAQ.com.au one of the most common …

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The NSW government releases new draft legislation on Airbnb-style letting

The NSW government has officially opened the door to public comment more than one year after announcing plans to regulate short-term …

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draft legislation on Airbnb-style letting

Gone are the days of visiting the local bank to pay bills and get cash for the week. All we need …

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Looking to buy a new property? Ask for a strata report

While strata reports can be valuable for prospective buyers, additional research has proven beneficial before buyers make a final decision.
 

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What happens to abandoned goods in a strata property?

Disposing your rubbish correctly and taking care not to abandon your goods and household items on common property is key to …

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When do you need a compulsory strata manager?

If your owners corporation has been unable to live up to the task or needs help with technical matters, it’s time …

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