FLAT CHAT WRAP Jimmy Thomson & Sue Williams

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 Episodes…

  1. Flat Chat Wrap 49 - Half-million dollar defamation damage

    This week’s podcast features JimmyT and Sue Williams examining the half-million dollar turnaround in a strata defamation case, a discussion about who’s the boss in a strata scheme – the committee or the strata manager – and a chat about how we can get a bit too relaxed when we’re ...

    2019-11-19

  2. Flat Chat Wrap 48 – Flats grow, Government ducks, Airbnb strife

    We cover a lot of ground in this week’s Flat Chat Wrap, starting with the surprising news that new apartments are getting bigger while houses are getting smaller.  Is it all about downsizing and empty nesters? Or did we never really need all that space to begin with?  You’ll never guess ...

    2019-11-13

  3. PODCAST - Flats get bigger, Government ducks, Airbnb in strife

    We cover a lot of ground in this week’s Flat Chat Wrap, starting with the surprising news that new apartments are getting bigger while houses are getting smaller.  Is it all about downsizing and empty nesters? Or did we never really need all that space to begin with?  You’ll never guess ...

    2019-11-13

  4. Flat Chat Wrap 47 - terror threats and a baffling unit block raffle

    This week, JimmyT and Sue Williams tackle subjects that range from the sinister to the sublimely ridiculous … with some practical advice for investors in between. Why won’t the government release the lists of the 444 buildings that have flammable cladding on them? Is it the risk of terrorism, as they say ...

    2019-11-05

  5. Flat Chat Wrap #46 - cracking down on by-law breachers and bad builders

    JimmyT thinks of changing the name of this week's episode to Hard Chat (but won't because he's scared of Tom Gleason) as he's going in hard on two very different targets. Firstly, he wants by-law breachers to either accept instant fines or face a 50 percent increase, or even more if ...

    2019-10-29