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Navigating the Rules and Regulations of Airbnb in Strata – VIC 

Navigating the Rules and Regulations of Airbnb in Strata - VIC 

Airbnb has changed the travel and accommodation industry, allowing hosts to share their homes with guests from around the world. However, when it comes to Airbnb hosting within an Owners Corporation, there are specific rules and regulations property owners must be aware of. In this article, we will be navigating the rules and regulations of […]

Festive Strata Living: The Ultimate Guide to Hosting in Strata – VIC

The Ultimate Guide to Hosting in Strata - VIC

Living in a Melbourne Owners Corporation can offer a unique and vibrant community experience, especially during the festive season. Hosting gatherings, parties, and celebrations in strata residences can be a delightful experience for both residents and guests. However, it’s essential to be considerate of your neighbours and follow Owners Corporations rules. To ensure harmony and […]

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

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

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 for […]

Who Pays for Repairs and Maintenance of Owners Corporation Property: VIC

Who pays for repairs and maintenance of Owners Corporation property

Farewell to confusion—presenting your quick reference guide. Outlining who pays for repairs and maintenance of Owners Corporation property. Detailing the people accountable for covering repair and maintenance expenses within an Owners Corporation.  When it comes to communal living, the Owners Corporation shoulders the responsibility for maintaining Common Property. While the individual Lot Owner usually takes […]

Essential Guide to Strata Finance – VIC

Essential Guide to Strata Finance - VIC

Firstly, it is important to know what strata loans are:  What are Strata Loans?  In certain situations, an Owners Corporation may encounter unexpected costs for emergency repairs or major remedial works.  Ideally, there should be sufficient funds in the Maintenance Fund, to cover such costs.   However, if the funds are insufficient, the Owners Corporation may […]

Guide to being a new Committee Member – VIC 

Guide to being a new Committee Member - VIC

If you’ve recently become a Committee member in your strata scheme, congratulations! Your role is important in ensuring the smooth running of your community, and as a new Committee member, there are a few things you should keep in mind to make sure you’re effective in your position.  We understand that being a new Committee […]

Ultimate Guide to Strata Rules- VIC

strata rules- vic

If you are a resident or owner of a strata property in Victoria, it is important to understand the strata rules that govern your building.  First, let’s take a closer look at what rules are!  Strata rules are established by the Owners Corporation of a strata scheme to manage and regulate the conduct and behavior […]

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.   […]