Archive for category: Development

Developers Lodging a DA Over the Christmas & New Year Period To Limit Objections from Neighbours, Should Weigh Up Time Delays

Developers Lodging a DA Over the Christmas & New Year Period To Limit Objections from Neighbours, Should Weigh Up Time Delays

When building works are proposed on a property which can potentially have an affect on the enjoyment of other surrounding properties, local councils will place the development proposal on neighbour notification. The specific requirements of the neighbour notification process vary from council to council throughout NSW. However, generally speaking, councils […]

STEVE JOBS THE ULTIMATE DEVELOPER

STEVE JOBS THE ULTIMATE DEVELOPER

All of us here at Blockbrief are truly saddened by the passing of technology visionary Steve Jobs. Being kids of the 80’s and Gen Y entrepreneurs we have grown up using his inventions and our lives have been enriched by the technological advances Apple made over his decades at the […]

Obtaining Planning Permission for  a Granny Flat

Obtaining Planning Permission for a Granny Flat

The construction of a granny flat on your block has great potential to substantially increase your rental yield. Jo Chivers for Property Observer provides a great breakdown of the profitability of granny flats in her recent article A granny flat is a good way to maximise your NSW investment. Jo […]