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The View Is Excellent At Springfield Lakes

SSKB congratulates MG Land on the completion of the charming Park Edge Views development at Springfield Lakes. The 80 unit townhouse development, located next to the Park Edge community, is already 75% sold. Each of the two storey townhouses features three sizable bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and single remote control garage with plenty of space for…

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Critical Structuring of Building Management Statements

Property developers and their end stakeholders risk wasting money and time in expensive litigation by failing to getting the basics right when planning Building Management Statements that are attached to volumetric lots. Volumetric lots – are generally used in mixed use properties which have a body corporate as well as a retail or commercial leasing…

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Market Watch – The Apartment Sector Vs Student Accommodation

SSKB’s Development Consulting service is about getting it right from the start. We are expert in strata schemes across Victoria, QLD and NSW, delivering body corporate and owner’s corporation levies that are ‘at market’ while identifying ways to increase developer’s margins even before construction begins. The debate between the need for student accommodation and the…

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Changes to Queensland Electricity Regulation

The National Energy Customer Framework (NECF) was introduced to Queensland in July 2015. Prior to this, the sale of electricity was regulated under the Queensland Electricity Act (1994) and there were limited restrictions placed on those that sold electricity using an embedded network, such as bodies corporate. Under the NECF, there are greater protections for…

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Market Watch – Apartment Sector – Gold Coast

SSKB’s Development Consulting Team services are best utilised in early design meetings where development product mix and project design is discussed. Our expertise at this stage of the development results in a titling structure, budgets, and by-laws that reduce building operating costs. Efficiencies gained at this stage translate to reduced weekly levies for apartment purchasers…

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What to do when you have reached the top

Locality, Locality, Locality – the catch cry of real estate agents everywhere. But does this only apply to buildings or is it equally important to areas within a development? When planning a development, during the concept process the question will be asked “What can we do with the roof top?” Most properties are developed with…

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Market Watch – Development Trends in the Apartment Sector

Our development consultancy team operates in the initial stages with our clients’ project planning team. Our services are used to best effect in the early design meetings where product mix and project design is discussed. Our expertise at this stage of the development can result in an optimised titling structure and reduced building operating costs.…

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Costs are Coming for NBN

On March 17th NBN Co advised its subscribers that in the coming weeks they were expecting to see the release of the Federal Government’s new Telecommunications Infrastructure in New Developments Policy. They further advise that once the final New Policy has been released, they understand aspects of it will apply from the 1 March 2015,…

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Supporting National Clients

Priscilla Hyde, Senior Development Consultant at SSKB has been racking up the frequent flyer points working with developer clients who are initiating projects across state boundaries and differing strata legislation regimes. SSKB’s dedicated national Development Consultancy Team ensures that the developers of new projects based in either Victoria, NSW or QLD can get the right…

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