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Insurance Claims Clamp Down

Article Contributed by Diverse Group of Companies

If you are like me, you would have noticed the recent clamp down on body corporate insurance claims - especially claims relating to damage caused by defects in the building that allow water to leak into habitable areas.  It seems that body corporate insurers are taking a dim view on bodies corporate that are unable to demonstrate a culture of pro-active maintenance of their waterproofing systems.


If the body corporate has a history of water leaking into apartments and multiple claims lodged for water damage repairs – coupled with no evidence of routine maintenance on waterproofing systems - the insurer may start denying claims and/or requiring the body corporate to obtain specialist or engineering reports and undertake maintenance.


Read more on insurance clamp downs...

Understanding Disputes

Article Contributed by Grace Lawyers

Living in a strata-titled property has become increasingly common in urban environments, providing a sense of community along with shared responsibilities. However, the utopian vision of harmonious communal living is often disrupted by disputes that can arise among strata residents.


These disputes, ranging from seemingly trivial matters to complex legal battles, are rooted in a variety of factors that reflect the challenges of shared living spaces.


Discover the main common disputes...
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