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Why engage a strata manager early in the development process?

Engaging an experienced strata manager early in the development process, even before the Development Application (DA) stage, is invaluable. Involving a reputable strata manager with firsthand experience in managing similar developments offers crucial insights that contribute to the successful establishment of a strata scheme, enhance the client experience, and provide...

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Strata Q&A: Ask the Expert #06

With the establishment of the NSW Strata Hub online portal managed by NSW Fair Trading, Strata Choice completed its client reporting obligations on 31st December 2022 as set out in the Strata Schemes Management Amendment (Information) Regulation 2021 (Information Regulation). Schemes that have not undertaken the process must comply by...

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10 Tips for Resolving Building Defects

Too often developers and Owners Corporations end up at 10 paces facing off through lawyers to resolve building defects. It’s expensive, takes a toll on relationships, and the final pill ends up difficult to swallow for all sides. New owners feel their prized asset is devalued and the reputation of...

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Using Portable Barbecues in Strata Buildings

The Australian BBQ – a beloved summertime tradition that has been ingrained in our very culture. Over the years, it has evolved from being a mere cooking method to a catalyst for bringing people together. It's where stories are shared, laughter resonates, and the joy of good food is savoured....

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Handling Noisy Neighbors in NSW Strata

In the close quarters of  community living, noise can become a significant concern. The tranquility of one's home is a fundamental right, yet the threshold for what constitutes disruptive noise can vary greatly from person to person. Addressing such issues often require a combination of direct communication, tact, understanding, knowing...

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