All about living in apartments (condos), from dealing with your committee to getting on with neighbours and - a dose of healthy skepticism about dubious developers.
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Latest Episodesā€¦

  1. Flat Chat Wrap #23 - Airbnb code of conduct, developers go "crowd" and a horse in a townhouse (???)

    Jimmy T and Sue Williams explore the latest developments in the strataverse ... and come up with some very odd stories indeed. ...


  2. Flat Chat Wrap #22 - New Vic laws, fire sprinklers, electric cars, greyhounds in flats and BBQs

    There's a revolution in strata law on the way in Victoria. Fire sprinkler systems areĀ  mandatory for mid-rise apartment blocks in NSW. And what's the best way to charge electric cars in strata schemes? JimmyT and Sue Williams discuss the issues of the week ... ...


  3. Flat Chat Wrap #21: Property prices panic and the latest developer rort

    With property prices plummeting across our major cities, JimmyT and Sue Williams identify where apartment values are plummeting, where they're holding and where off-the-plan purchasers are being told they can't walk away from new units that are worth less than they agreed to pay for them when the signed the ...


  4. Flat Chat Wrap #20 - New minister, good and bad laws, and the pet loophole

    JimmyT and Sue Williams ask the big questions about the new strata minister ... like, who is he? Plus the best and worst of Australia's strata laws and what makes an ordinary pet a "support animal". ...


  5. Flat Chat Wrap #19: Shoes in lobbies and snooping neighbours

    Jimmy Thomson and Sue Williams take a wry - and slightly bruised - look at what's attracting mail to the Flat Chat Forum. ...