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Your guide to apartment strata insurance

The cost of insurance for your property can vary considerably from one provider to another, but policies with higher premiums do not necessarily provide...

Dividing fences & retaining walls – who’s responsible?

It’s not always easy to get on with neighbours when you’re living in close proximity. It’s therefore not a surprise that one of the...

What to consider when renewing your strata agency agreement

The role of a strata manager is complex. Their job involves several skills and specialities, but if you live in an apartment or strata...

The best ways to resolve neighbour issues

At some point in your home renting or owning journey, you’ll likely face some common neighbour issues or situations that you may be unsure...

What’s the difference between strata managers & property managers?

The role of a strata manager and property managers are often confused with one another, but they perform very different and distinct duties. If you're...

Strata manager vs. self-managed strata: pros & cons

While it is not a legal requirement for a strata scheme to engage the services of a professional strata manager, it is most certainly...

Pets, parking & parties…how to handle neighbour disputes

Even the most amiable and well-intentioned neighbours can find themselves at odds with one another from time to time. For the most part, common neighbour...

4 signs you should downsize & what to look for

Some people assume downsizing your home is the domain of retirees looking to make a tree change, or for empty nesters wanting a smaller...

Can I list my apartment on Airbnb?

Becoming an Airbnb host is simple to do, but before you jump in, it really pays to do your homework so that you minimise...