Have you ever wondered the answers to the questions property managers most frequently ask?
The High Court has ruled NCAT doesn't have jurisdiction where one or more of the parties to the dispute are interstate.
REINSW has welcomed the proposed reform to address the safety risks posed by combustible cladding.
REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin has labelled fire safety obligations imposed on real estate agents as dangerous and unfair.
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REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin is warning members to be careful about inaccurate information about the training reforms.
Legislative updates to the Planning Act begin on 1 March 2018.
Interstate parties to a residential tenancies dispute can now have the matter heard and resolved at NCAT.
75% of real estate agencies failed to comply with NSW Fair Trading legislation in Sydney’s west as part of a targeted audit.
Home buyers will be better protected with the introduction of the new Strata Building Bond and Inspections Scheme (“the Scheme”).
New laws to enhance fire safety in high-rise buildings came into force on Monday 18 December.
REINSW has added its email consent form to the RTA to assist in protecting members.
Agents could be fined $11,000 for using terms like ‘architect-designed’ in property advertisements when it isn’t.
Find out about the key changes to the Retail Leases Act brought in on 1 July 2017.
Licensees have until 30 September 2017 to submit their real estate trust account audits.
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South Wales residential market reacts to the stamp duty reforms proposed in the
NSW Fair Trading announced on Friday that a compliance team will be inspecting real estate agents and their businesses in the South coast region of NSW from today.
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REINSW President Leanne Pilkington and CEO Tim McKibbin discuss the NSW Budget and the proposed changes to property taxation.
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The NSW Government introduced measures earlier this year to provide relief to commercial and residential Landowners, who have provided rent reductions to Tenants experiencing financial distress as a result of COVID-19.
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Developers should be required to provide a pack of all relevant documents when they apply for registration of the strata plan.
With the dust settling on yesterday’s announcement that stamp duty would be phased out and replaced with another tax, the Real Estate Institute of NSW has shone a light on some of the unidentified-or unconsidered-impacts of the proposal.
The Real Estate Institute of NSW (REINSW) has welcomed the NSW Government’s acknowledgement that property taxation is in need of reform.
NSW Fair Trading’s authorised officers are currently making random visits at open inspections and auctions across the State, checking compliance safety plans are both in place and being implemented.
“Summer is is only a fortnight away and after a tumultuous 2020, many people looking to make a move would love to be in their new home by Christmas.
Entomologists are warning homeowners - including those looking to sell - to keep an eye out for creepy crawlies with La Niña bringing perfect breeding conditions for insects and spiders over the coming months.
Strata managers who are also developers should not be prohibited from managing a strata scheme in which they hold a beneficial interest.
The REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey results for October 2020 show that the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the residential rental market across New South Wales.
Getting paid is obviously an essential part of doing business, but the reality is that clients can flat out refuse to pay, or dispute a payment.
The Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (NSW) and the Strata Schemes Development Act 2015 (NSW) introduced significant changes to the management and regulation of strata schemes in New South Wales.