Written by Jodie Masson & Kate Clissold on May 1, 2017
More owners and tenants will require a Building Energy Efficiency Certificate
On 1 July 2017, the Government will lower the threshold established under the Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010 (Cth) from 2,000 square metres to 1,000 square metres. Generally, this means that, on and from 1 July 2017, if you are:
you are now required to obtain a BEEC (Building Energy Efficiency Certificate) prior to the building being placed on the market for sale, lease or sublease.
You may recall that under the Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010 (Cth):
Fines and other penalties apply for non-compliance.
For further information, please contact Jodie Masson or Kate Clissold.
To assist in leveraging the benefits of commercial listings, the REINSW has recently published an article in which our Ole Mitrevski provides some insights into what businesses prioritise when looking for commercial space
Read the article here – Locations or amenities: leveraging the benefits of your commercial listing
February 15, 2019
Our very own Ben Malone recently appeared on ABCNews24 last week chatting all things “adverse possession”. This was a hot topic in the press following a very interesting (and unusual) adverse possession case relating to a property in the Inner West in NSW (see article in the link below for more details):
November 5, 2018
Another strata renewal hits the Land & Environment Court, and it becomes apparent that:
Read the full case here – https://www.caselaw.nsw.gov.au/decision/5ad6918fe4b074a7c6e1e417
May 4, 2018
We are delighted that Massons has been listed in the Doyle’s Guide of “Leading Property & Real Estate Law Firms – NSW, 2018 and that both of our partners, Jodie Masson and Leisha de Aboitiz have been listed as “Leading Property & Real Estate Lawyers – NSW, 2018”. Doyle’s Guide is compiled using “online peer-based surveys as well as extensive telephone and face to face interviews with clients, peers and relevant industry bodies” so a big THANK YOU must go out to our wonderful clients and our respected peers in the legal industry – thank you!
April 23, 2018