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4 Tips to Prepare Your Strata Building for El Niño – NSW

4 Tips to Prepare Your Strata Building for El Niño – NSW

El Niño is a prolonged weather event that brings drier and hotter conditions. The Bureau of Meteorology declared that an El Niño event is underway for Australia . Consequently, heightening risks of high temperatures and increasing the likelihood of natural fires throughout Australia.  In the wake of this declaration, it is important to be prepared […]

5 Tips To Promote Sustainability in Strata – NSW

With climate change becoming more of a prominent issue so does its impact on our lot owners everyday life. It is so important communities living in strata titles know ways they can be a part of the solution to helping reduce our environmental impact.   It can be hard to believe but every single person can […]

5 Tips to Promote Sustainable Body Corporate Living-QLD

5 tips to promote sustainable strata living - qld

With climate change becoming more of a prominent issue so does its impact on our lot owners’ everyday life. It is so important that communities living in strata titled buildings know ways they can be a part of the solution to help reduce our environmental impact.   It can be hard to believe but every […]

5 Tips to Promote Sustainable Strata Living-VIC

5 tips to promote sustainable strata living - vic

With climate change becoming more of a prominent issue so does its impact on our lot owners everyday life.  It is so important communities living in strata titles know ways they can be a part of the solution to help reduce our environmental impact. It can be hard to believe but every single person can […]

3 Steps To Deal With Noise In Strata- VIC

noise in strata

Everyone has the right to the quiet enjoyment of their home. But what if your neighbour’s enjoyment is very noisy, ongoing, loud and intrusive? This isn’t fair and you shouldn’t put up with it.   It is one thing to have noisy neighbours but in close living arrangements such as strata living, the impact is exacerbated.   […]

3 Steps To Deal With Noise In Strata- NSW

noise problems in strata

Everyone has the right to quiet enjoyment of their home. But what if your neighbour’s enjoyment is very noisy, ongoing, loud and intrusive? This isn’t fair and you shouldn’t have to put up with it.   It is one thing to have noisy neighbours, but in close living arrangements such as strata living, the impact is […]

3 Steps To Deal With Noise In Strata- QLD

noise in strata

Everyone has the right to the quiet enjoyment of their home. But what if your neighbour’s enjoyment is very noisy, ongoing, loud, and intrusive? This is not fair, and you should not have to deal with it. It is one thing to have noisy neighbours but in close living arrangement such as strata living, the […]

Capital Works Fund Forecast Common Q & A

Capitol Works Fund

What is a Capital Works Fund: An Owner’s Corporation’s Capital Works Fund (CWF) is effectively a deposit which exists to allow an OC to pay for repairs and maintenance of a building.    Who is the Capital works Fund Plan prepared by and how is it prepared? A quantity surveyor typically prepares the capitol works […]

Sinking Fund Forecast Common Q & A

Sinking Fund Forecast

When it comes to sinking funds, we have heard it all. From “why do I need a sinking fund; my building isn’t sinking” and I guess you can imagine the rest! What is a Sinking Fund: A Body Corporate sinking fund (SFF) is effectively a deposit which exists to allow a Body Corporate to pay […]

The Role of The Building Manager?-VIC

Building Managers are sometimes referred to as caretakers, facilities managers or resident managers. They are vital for managing the day-to-day operational management of the Strata building and facilities. Unlike Owners Corporation managers, building managers are often located onsite with a dedicated office. The Building Managers role is quite different to a strata manager, as it […]