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Posts Categorized: Laws Affecting Home Owners

Disputes with Neighbours

Occasionally difficulties can arise with our neighbours. This may involve issues such as dividing fences, noise and overhanging trees. Disagreements between neighbours are particularly stressful as they can affect your enjoyment of your home life. We usually can’t avoid our neighbours so it’s a good idea to try and resolve issues quickly by reaching an agreement before the dispute escalates. […]

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Property – Many holiday-house lettings are illegal

Hundreds of Central Coast holiday-home rentals have been exposed as unlawful by a recent court decision. A court has found that renting out a home in a residential zone for short-term holiday letting is letting prohibited and in breach of planning laws. The decision hinged on the interpretation of what uses are permissible in a residential zone of the Gosford […]

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New swimming pool laws for homes

If you home has a swimming pool, then you need to be aware of the new swimming pool laws for homes. The new swimming pool certification requirements apply to strata and community titles, and will impact on the lease or sale of land contracts for premises with pools. Changes to the Swimming Pools Act 1992 (the Act) has produced some […]

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