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  • February 16, 2018
  • Planning


On 14 December 14 2017, Amendment C142 was gazetted and now forms part of the Moreland Planning Scheme. This amendment introduces a new Clause 22.07 – Apartment Developments of Five of more Storeys, as well as including the Moreland Apartment Design Code (MADC) as a reference document.

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  • February 15, 2018
  • Tax Depreciation

BMT Tax Depreciation

A recent analysis of schedules prepared by BMT Tax Depreciation highlighted that 22 per cent of schedules were for primary places of residence (homes) which the owners turned into rental properties.

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  • February 14, 2018

Interim Significant Landscape Overlay Applied to all Residential Zones in Whitehorse

Amendment C191 was gazetted on 8 February 2018 on an interim basis to apply a Significant Landscape Overlay (SLO) to all residential zoned land not already in an SLO in the CIty of Whitehorse.

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  • February 09, 2018
  • Property Developer Podcast

New Property Developer Podcast

Before we get to that, here’s an update on what I have been up to. In the last episode I mentioned that we had been to our tribunal hearing and we’re waiting on a decision. Well, we have received the ruling from the planning tribunal following our appeal against council’s decision not to grant us a permit.

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