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Strata Building Defects Feature Articles
Paul Evans, President – Australian Institute of Waterproofing (AIW)
Why is my balcony leaking? This article looks at reasons your balcony may be leaking and some successful remedial waterproofing systems to solve your leaking balcony problems.
Allison Benson, Kerin Benson Lawyers
The cause of the building defects crisis is multifaceted. Why building defects are important is much simpler. It comes down to demographics.
Most Recent Strata Building Defects Articles
- NSW: Can an interim occupation certificate be used for the purpose of determining the completion date of building works? - This was one of the issues before the Court in the recent case of Dyldam Developments Pty Ltd v The Owners – Strata Plan 85305  NSWCA 327.
- NAT: Only a small fraction of buildings with flammable cladding have been fixed, and owners are feeling the strain - Australia has more than 3,400 buildings with flammable cladding. The estimated cost of making these buildings safe is in the billions. There is limited funding to rectify the highest-risk buildings. Occupants of lower-risk buildings have largely been left to fund the work themselves.
Cracking Up: Investigating Australia’s apartment building crisis | Four Corners – Aug, 2019
NSW to crack down on dodgy high-rise developers: 2GB873AM – The Ray Hadley Morning Show interviews David Chandler, NSW Building Commissioner – Jan, 2020
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