Strata property matters

We have an over zealous new building manager who insists on sending lengthy emails about what’s wrong before and now in this crisis. – B, VIC

Q: We have an over zealous new building manager who insists on sending lengthy emails about what’s wrong before and now …

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We have never had a Body corporate on the understanding that in NSW one is not required. Is this still the case? – Allan, NSW

Q: I own a unit which is one of two free standing on a block – both separate units for which …

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I’m concerned my renovations won’t be approved by my committee

Question
I recently purchased a unit and started some renovations without approval. It was only for a new kitchen splashback, new floor …

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Can other owners stop me from entering common areas?

Question
As a lot owner, can I be refused entry to common areas by another occupier?

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Answer
All lot owners have access to …

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Does a roof replacement in a strata building classify as a major renovation? What kind of approval does it need to obtain? – Ariel, NSW

Q: Does a roof replacement (not repair) in a six townhouses strata building be classified as a major renovation?
If it does …

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Are balconies common property in Queensland? – Peter, QLD

Q: Are balconies common property in Queensland?
A: It would be best to check your by-laws and building plan. These documents should …

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What is the current status re AirBnB lettings in strata buildings in NSW – Sydney in particular? – Stephen, NSW

Q: What is the current status re AirBnB lettings in strata buildings in NSW – Sydney in particular?
A: As of 10 …

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