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    What Australian homes look like today?

    The Australian Bureau of Statistics recently released its statistics on the way we live.  There were nearly 11 million (10,852,208) private dwellings counted in the 2021 Census. These dwellings consisted of separate houses (70 per cent), apartments (16 per cent) and townhouses (13 per cent).  More than 2.5 million people or 10.3 per cent of […]

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    Changes to the Emergency Services Levy

    There have been a reduction in the NSW Emergency Services Levy (ESL) rates for Residential and Commercial Insurance Plan policies, including Build to Rent and Community Association policies. The emergency services levy is a contribution, in the form of an insurance premium, to support the work of emergency services in NSW, and is governed by the Emergency […]

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    NSW Government appoints property services commissioner

    NSW’s First Property Services Commissioner The NSW Government has appointed John Minns as the state’s first Property Services Commissioner. The role will be a fundamental part of ensuring a strong, vibrant property sector, responsive to the needs of property services professionals. The Property Services Commissioner will sit independently of Fair Trading and will report directly […]

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    NSW Strata Hub – Have your say until 18 November

    A register of information for strata schemes In March this year, the NSW government advised of the proposed Strata Hub which is to act as a register of information for the 80,000+ strata schemes in NSW. Commencement of Strata Hub is proposed for May 2022. This is actually referred to as Phase 2. Phase 1 […]

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    New Insurance Protection for Off-the-Plan Buyers

    The introduction of insurance for apartment buyers The NSW Government is taking another significant step to better protect off-the-plan apartment buyers with the announcement of a decennial liability insurance (DLI) into the Australian market. DLI is a special type of insurance taken out by the developer to guarantee against major defects for up to 10 […]

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