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22nd Feb 2019

Strata Plan customers are advised that their Owners Corporations levies for the upcoming April quarter of the 2018/19 Financial Year will be struck over the next two weeks. The levies being struck are for the period dated April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019 and are due on April 1, 2019. The payment of these levies by the due date is crucial to ensuring your Owners Corporation has funds to pay contractors, utility ...

21st Dec 2018

Strata Plan Christmas Hours Strata Plan will remain open throughout the Christmas period to assist with all your Owners Corporation needs. Historically, we see much less calls and requests over the festive period, but are ready to help nonetheless. If you have not already, please check out our Four Tips for a Harmonious Festive Period in Your Building for guidance on how to play your part in ensuring your building is a happy ...

20th Dec 2018

Strata Plan introduces new phone system to help create greater efficiencies for Melbourne Body Corporate customers You may notice some changes the next time you call Strata Plan. Strata Plan has introduced a new call queue system to help our customers get where they need to go within the business more efficiently. The new queue will allow customers to go directly to the team that can best assist them with their queries. Next ...

17th Dec 2018

Don't Double Up On Owners Corporation Insurance Over the last few weeks, Strata Plan has received a number of calls from customer with questions about building insurance. In particular, it has become apparent that some customers who own lots which are units or townhouses have organised their own building insurance, essentially doubling up on insurance costs. Whether your property is one unit on a three-lot subdivision, one of a 10-townhouse development or one ...

1st Aug 2018

Strata Plan invited to join expert Owners Corporation management panel Strata Plan was recently hand-picked by some of the industry’s largest and influential firms and to become part of an Australian panel to look at innovative solutions for the industry. As one of nine companies from across Australia, the panel represented over 25% of all strata schemes across the country, approx. 78,000 buildings and 640,000 lots. (A recent study conducted by the City ...

2nd Jul 2018

Are short-term rentals in Owners Corporations falling out of favour? As state governments across Australia contemplate new ways to manage and regulate Airbnb in apartment communities, property investors may be voting with their feet. While Owners Corporations seek greater control about the use and nature of short-term leasing within their buildings and communities, property investors who use the short-term rental platform are starting to move back to long-term leasing. Domain.com.au published a report ...

29th Jun 2018

Sometimes, taking on the role of Owners Corporation chairperson can feel like a thankless task. Yet without those few who generously contribute their time and ideas to the cause, their properties and shared spaces would fail to functions. As one of the largest Owners Corporation managers in Melbourne, Strata Plan sees first-hand the time and effort so many chairpeople and their committees put into their Owners Corporations. A volunteer role heaped with plenty ...

21st May 2018

WHERE THERE’S A WILL, THERE’S A WAY | HELPING AN OWNERS CORPORATION MANAGE AND RECTIFY BUILDING DEFECTS Strata Plan believes that Owners Corporations work best when owners take an active interest in their property and work collaboratively with all stakeholders to co-create amazing outcomes. And when it comes to amazing outcomes, it does not get much better than having $100,000s worth of building defect rectification for mere $1,000s. For some property owners, this ...

22nd Mar 2018

Four Reasons Your Manager Should Attend Your Body Corporate Meetings If you are a member of your Owners Corporation’s committee, you’ll knows that it can be a lot to take on. Whether you live in a 10-lot development or a 100-lot development, many of the problems Owners Corporations and their committee members face are the same. More often than not, these problems relate to resolving disputes – either between lot owners and tenants ...

14th Mar 2018

Victorian Government Bans Flammable Cladding The Victorian government will ban the use of flammable building cladding on buildings, but has admitted it grossly overstated the amount of buildings at risk from their cladding. The government established a Cladding Taskforce in the immediate aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire in London in June 2017. Originally, it was reported that 1369 structures in Victoria were thought to be at risk, however 608 of those have ...

6th Mar 2018

Moving Into Your Apartment Moving homes is one of life’s most stressful experiences. It’s hard enough when moving between free-standing homes, but moving in and out of strata communities can mean even more to organise. From booking lifts to accessing common utility cupboards, there’s plenty to stay on top of. A lot of frustration Strata Plan sees from customers, whether they be lot owners, tenants or even managing agents are borne out of ...

23rd Feb 2018

Sandy Hill: Functional living by the bay Strata Plan is proud to play a role in the management of over 600 buildings across Melbourne. Those buildings come in all shapes and sizes, but few are as impressive and pack as many features as Sandringham's Sandy Hill development. The 400-lot development, spread over four buildings is a stunning combination of modern design with all the functionality you could desire. The developments stunning interior design ...

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