NSW Planning Reform: Dual Occupancies

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Among many different components in the recently announced NSW planning reforms, there are changes being proposed to both permissibility and lot eligibility for dual occupancies. These changes have not gotten as much attention as the higher density changes, but they have the potential to be just a...

NSW Planning Reform: Build-to-Rent (BTR)

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Build-to-rent (BTR) housing is part of the NSW Government’s strategies to diversify and increase housing availability. Build-to-rent housing refers to “large-scale, purpose-built rental housing that is held in single ownership and professionally managed.”Bui...

NSW Planning Reform: TOD SEPP

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The NSW Government has been making waves with big announcements about planning reform proposals in the last few months. We at PropCode are especially interested in these announcements as they give us a chance to show the power of technology to help rapidly understand planning regulations.(...

NSW Planning Reform: The Details

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The NSW Govt's recent proposal to enforce higher density near all transport hubs and centres has potential to transform many places across the state. Check out my earlier rapid analysis on the day of the announcement that assesse...

NSW Planning Reform: New Housing Rules

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Big news on the housing crisis today (28 Nov): the NSW state government will override local planning controls to permit medium density residential buildings near transport hubs and town centr...