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Category: Development Contracting

Collective Sales – Windfall when neighbours work together

Strata, Urban Renewal, Development Contracting, Conveyancing

Posted 12 June 2019

Strong pressure on Sydney property prices and an acute shortage of suitable development sites has made it possible for neighbours acting together to achieve excellent prices for properties which in ag…

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What to do when Neighbours want access to your land

Strata, Development Contracting

Posted 24 October 2017

Owners corporations and other property owners are often asked by the owner of an adjoining property, usually a developer, to allow access to their land. This can be temporary or permanent and can be f…

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Avoiding Pitfalls – What developers and Builders need to know before entering Lift Contracts for Residential Developments

Development Contracting, Contracts

Posted 06 October 2015

Many lift contractors maintain standard form terms and conditions which are out dated, have not kept pace with legislative changes and fail to recognise changing customer needs and procurement methods…

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It’s your Call to enter into an Option Agreement – Key Considerations for Put and Call Options

Development Contracting, Contracts, Conveyancing

Posted 01 June 2015

Option agreements are an increasingly common means by which developers secure development sites. There is good reason for that, as they provide developers with flexibility and assist with managing cas…

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Getting Access to Adjoining Land

Development Contracting, Easements

Posted 09 April 2015

Property owners proposing to carry out works may need access to an adjoining property. This can be temporary or permanent and can be for a variety of reasons, e.g. routing of storm water and services …

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Rock Anchor and Scaffolding Licences

Development Contracting, Planning Approvals

Posted 04 December 2014

Further to Bannermans article on Crane Airspace Licences, owners can be approached by a developer carrying out development on an adjoining site, requesting a licence to install scaffolding upon or roc…

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Are you affected by an Encroachment?

Development Contracting, Easements

Posted 15 August 2014

Many land owners are faced with the issue of what to do with an encroachment. An encroachment can occur where part of a building from one piece of land overhangs or enters on to a neighbouring block o…

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