A small strata development is a way of retaining an existing house and providing a rear Block. It is an alternative to a Battle Axe Block. This plan shows a typical Small Strata Development.
With this type of development there are 3 Titles as follows:
A block title, of reduced size for the original house [read more…]
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I would advise calling into the Council Planning Department and discussing your block as early as possible. I have always found them very helpful.
To be better informed here are 4 things to think about before talking to the planner:
State and Local Planning Zones, Schedules , Overlays, Rules, and Guidelines.
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Are you thinking about splitting an existing house block to get a 2nd house block for free?………..Well it might be cheap compared with an existing block in the same area, but it won’t be free!
The costs can easily exceed $20,000 for a simple dividing a single block in two.
Below are some indications of [read more…]