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Posted Feb 01, 2016 Major Reforms proposed to HBCF and SOPA

The NSW Government (Government) announced late in 2015 that they would be conducting reviews into: a)Reform of the Home Building Compensation Fund; and b)Reform of the Security of Payment legislation. Discussion papers have been issued by Fair Trading to canvas several reform options and to seek input from industry participants on any proposed reform. The…

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Posted Feb 01, 2016 Building Information Modelling and Insurance

BIM and the Future Building Information Modelling (BIM) is being promoted as the way forward for the planning and construction of major infrastructure and construction projects. The Australian government has not mandated for the use of high level BIM in government projects, however, a number of other countries such as the UK, Singapore and South…

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Posted Feb 01, 2016 Financing Options for Property

There are plenty of options out there to finance your next property transaction. Not only from the big four (4) banks and subsidiaries, but also the specialist lenders who focus on certain types of borrowers are delivering a huge range of options to fund your next project. Mortgage Most lenders will provide funds up to…

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Posted Jan 20, 2016 Amendments to the International Arbitration Act 1974 (Aust)

The Civil Law and Justice (Omnibus Amendments) Act 2015 (Cth) (the Act) came into force on 13 October 2015, which gave rise to a series of changes in various Legislation, including some significant amendments to the International Arbitration Act 1974 (Cth) (IAA). The changes primarily relate to the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and the confidentiality of arbitral…

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Posted Jan 19, 2016 KREISSON 2016 SEMINAR PROGRAMME: FEBRUARY
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The New Amended Strata Schemes Management Bill Presenter: Kelvin Keane Developers and Builders will be affected by the introduction of the amended Strata Schemes Management Bill 2015 (“the Bill“), which is to commence on 1 July 2016. The Bill provides a defect bond and inspection regime which is to be carried out within the first 2…

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