Court finds that strata owners in Victoria cannot make rules to prevent the use of an apartment for short-term lettings (BC)
In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court of Victoria has found that planning law, not strata law, is to govern short-term lettings of strata apartments. Specifically, in Owners Corporation PS 501391P v Balcombe  VSC 384, Justice Riordan found that a rule made to prohibit the use of a residential lot ‘for any trade or business’ in a strata scheme was invalid for these reasons: Read the article………….
Recently, the court released an interesting decision on cost awards against owners and the right to lien.The facts are lengthy,
Rights and Obligations of Condo Tenants: Compliance with the Condominium Act and Governing Documents
My previous post dealing with the rights and obligations of condo tenants focused on owner’s obligations when leasing a unit.
The widow of a man murdered outside his College Park condominium was awarded $3.2 million by a Fulton County jury,