NCAT confirms: appeals from adjudicator are to single Tribunal Member

Amanda FarmerMay 30th, 2017

There has been some confusion since the commencement of the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015: are appeals from an adjudicator’s order made under the old Act heard by a single Tribunal member (ie: an “external appeal”), or are they heard by the Tribunal’s Appeal Panel (ie: “an internal appeal”), on which sit three Tribunal members. […]

Budget 2017-18: Crackdown on Foreign Investors

Natalee VenegasMay 30th, 2017

If you weren’t intently waiting for the budget to be handed down on 9 May 2017 (thrilling, I know) – you may have missed some new measures that are aimed at reducing the pressures of housing affordability, namely limiting foreign ownership in new developments, changing tax concessions for foreign investors and charging foreign investors who […]