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Duplex in Ryde Council

Discussion in 'Real Estate' started by Dual Occ beginner, 3rd Jan, 2015.

  1. Dual Occ beginner

    Dual Occ beginner New Member

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    NSW
    My hubby and I are looking into putting a dual occ in our block in west ryde (606m2 with 15m frontage). But we just found out that Ryde council rule has changed from Oct 2014 that dual occ is only allowed in the block of more than 580m2 and with at least 20m frontage.

    So we are looking for other options.

    1. My ex-colleague told me that probably I can find a nice design that does not look like a duplex but one house. This is what she is doing in Ermington now. Ryde council may approve it.
    2. Strata subdivide my block - This is mentioned in the council website. I am currently researching pros and cons of this approach.

    If anyone has similar experience or any insight - can you please kindly let me know?
    Thanks very much! :)
     
  2. Christianrenel

    Christianrenel Active Member

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    Real Estate Planning

    Hi Dual Occ Beginner,

    Is sounds like a good propsoal with your existing property, moving towards building a duplex.

    I have work collegue (Accountant) who has helped many people in similiar situation to yourself on determining the best outcome and correct procedure on acheiving this goal

    Our business is located in Thornleigh (Sydney) 02 9875 2444

    email: paulgerrard@pricefinancial.com.au


    Kind Regards

    Christian Renel