NSW Strata Reforms – Introduction of the new Building Defect Bond Scheme
Developers and builders of residential and mixed use high rise strata buildings are being urged to familiarise themselves with the introduction of the Building Defect Bond Scheme introduced under the new Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (NSW) (the Act). The Building Defect Bond Scheme will commence on 1 July 2017, and will require developers to lodge a bond with NSW Fair Trading equal to two percent of the contract price for residential and mixed use high rise strata buildings. Read the article…………..
What can you do about noisy kids in an apartment block? It’s not just that a family has moved in
Noise is one of the most common cause of complaints within residential strata buildings. Complaints may involve noise from hard
Two exposure draft bills, the Strata Schemes Development Bill 2015 and Strata Schemes Management Bill 2015, aimed to reform strata