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What Happens If I Can’t Pay My Strata Fees?

What happens if I can’t pay strata fees?

If you own a strata lot, it can be intimidating thinking about what happens if you don’t have the money to pay your strata fees. Strata fees are important because they benefit the entire strata community. It’s important to remember that there are options available to help you manage your finances and keep your property. […]

Solar Power For Strata Buildings: How Does it Work?

Solar Power For Strata Buildings

Solar installations are on the rise in Australia, and with good reason. A solar panel can help you save money on electricity bills, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and make your apartment more energy efficient. Solar panels can be a great benefit for strata building residents – but there are also some important considerations to take […]

5 Reasons Why Strata Management Services Are So Important

5 Reasons Why Strata Management Services Are So Important

Professional strata management services are a great way to easily manage your strata scheme. They can take care of all the financial, legal and building maintenance responsibilities that come with a strata scheme, including organising general meetings, dealing with resident complaints and making sure building maintenance is taken care of as quickly as possible. Let’s […]

How To Make Your Strata Building More Sustainable This Winter

Make Your Strata Building More Sustainable This Winter

It’s getting cold outside, and there’s a growing need to keep our homes warm. No one likes to pay high energy bills, but it frequently happens when the mercury drops. Heating and lighting during winter are two major causes of spikes in energy bills, but there are solutions out there. Making your strata more sustainable […]

The Key Differences Between Landlord, Contents and Strata Insurance

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When assessing your insurance needs in a strata environment, it’s important to understand what you actually require. There is a common misconception that the strata insurance held by the Owners Corporation covers the entire building, but this is not the case. Here’s what you need to know about the differences between strata insurance, contents insurance […]

Strata Isn’t Immune to Climate Change

Strata isn't immune to climate change

Like it or not, climate change is a reality. It’s changing the way we live and work, and it’s affecting our homes as well. Strata residents need to adapt to these changes in order to stay safe and comfortable. In some cases, this will involve increasing investment in sustainability infrastructure. In others, it means taking […]

How to Identify a Thriving Strata Community from the First Inspection

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Strata communities are a big part of Australian life. Whether you’re an owner or just considering buying into a strata community, it’s important to know what to look out for when assessing whether or not the facility is in good condition. Remember, it’s not only a place to live but an investment in your future. […]

What Are the Most Appealing Strata Building Amenities? Our Top 5 Picks

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A strata building can be your home, but it’s also a community. That’s why strata building amenities are required to make it an inviting place to live. But, of course, not all buildings are created equal. The amenities included don’t just improve liveability for yourself but also signal that you’re making a smart investment. If […]

4 Ways to Save Money as a Strata Property Owner

4 Ways to Save Money as a Strata Property Owner

With strata insurance premiums going up by up to 50 per cent for some and utilities cost such as electricity and gas going up year on year, chances are that your strata fees are going up to meet these expenses and will eat up a chunk of your household budget. Plus, with interest rates rising […]

Sustainable Strata Buildings: The Benefits of a Green Vertical Wall

Sustainable Strata Buildings: The Benefits of a Green Vertical Wall

Sustainability is something that’s on most people’s minds lately. So, how can you make your strata building more sustainable for the future? While there are many ways to achieve this, one popular method is using green vertical walls. It’s something that everybody can enjoy, and there are plenty of benefits aside from just being environmentally […]