Are you dreaming of building your own home? Let’s imagine for a minute that you have just signed a contract to buy a block of land and about to set that dream in motion then you notice that the property has a covenant over the land. So, what does this mean for construction of your new home?
Restricting building heights is one of the hot topics of the general community, particularly when new Planning Schemes are being written. But what happens when your design forces you to exceed the height allowance?
As most of us all know, easements come in all shapes and sizes, and varying categories. But what do they mean for your property? If your land is affected by an easement, you are generally restricted with what you can do. This often means you can be prevented from building in or over the land in the area. So, what should you do?