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  • April 02, 2018

CITY OF MELBOURNE SET TO CHANGE THE FACE OF CBD CAR PARKING

The City of Melbourne is considering an amendment to the Planning Scheme aimed at improving the quality of urban design for private developments in the Central City and Southbank.

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  • March 14, 2018
  • property development, Settlement, apartmentrs, Development News

Granny flats are becoming popular investments

Data collected by BMT Tax Depreciation, Australia’s leading tax depreciation specialist, indicates that in the 2016-2017 financial year there was a 22 per cent growth in the number of schedules requested for granny flats nationwide.

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  • March 12, 2018
  • Planning, property development

New Controls Afoot In Glen Eira’a Major Centres

Structure plans are the flavour of the month at Glen Eira with Council last week adopting final structure plans for Elsternwick, Bentleigh and Carnegie, along with Quality Design Guideline's which provide clearer direction on Council’s expectations for new development across the entire municipality.

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  • February 16, 2018
  • Planning

MORELAND APARTMENT DESIGN CODE MAKES THE CUT

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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