Categories for Strata

Strata Titles Act Reform – Update June 2016

30/6/2016
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In this series of articles on the Strata Titles Act Reform project, we are bringing you details of the amendments that will impact strata communities across Western Australia. Our previous articles and online videos have already covered other areas of the reforms including: the new forms of strata: community title schemes and leasehold strata improved management clearer and easier ways to resolve disputes terminations of schemes​ staged strata development. This article will focus on the proposed reforms for improving buyer...

WA Set To Move Ahead With Strata Legislation Overhaul

20/1/2016
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On the cusp of strata reform, Community title might affect you and your strata titled property. By Phil McCarroll | 19 Jan 2016 08:00 AM ​The overhaul of legislation covering strata agreements in Western Australia would be a positive for the state, according to property professionals and lobby groups. The overhaul has been in the pipeline for a number of years, with the reform and consultation process beginning in 2013, but a statement on the Landgate (Western Australian Land Information Authority) website claims...

Strata Reforms Could Change the Face of Urban WA

5/5/2015
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Long-awaited reforms to strata laws in Western Australia promise to have a dramatic impact upon the state’s urban landscapes by fostering the creation of dense infill developments and raising the sustainability of the built environment. Amendments to Western Australia’s strata laws have long been waiting in the wings, with the Barnett government flagging reforms toward the end of 2013 in the wake of the NSW’s government’s unveiling of proposed overhauls to its own system. The proposed changes that are being...