Upcoming Events

Date & Time: 18 Nov 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Topic - Lift Upkeep Proactive maintenance is more cost effective and can prevent disrepair and the cost of unnecessary repairs. Regular maintenance checks can help you plan and identify potentially dangerous or weak elements before they become a danger to the public and a liability to you. Routine...

Past Events

15 Jun 2017
  Want to be sure every dollar you spend on maintenance counts?
31 May 2017
OCN & City of Ryde - Renovations and Repairs - Who is Responsible for What?
Strata Topics : bylaws, governance, renovations
13 May 2017
How do you know you are getting the right cover for the best premium available?  
Strata Topics : defects, insurance, OCN seminars, WHS
05 Apr 2017
The City of Ryde is experiencing a high growth in residential apartment buildings, with an ever-increasing number of residents now living or investing in new apartment blocks.
11 Feb 2017
Managing a strata scheme can be complicated and confusing, and if schemes do not have proper systems in place important deadlines can be missed.
19 Nov 2016
Electric vehicles are predicted to grow to 35% of all vehicle sales by 2040. Sydney is on track for half the population to live in apartments in the next decades. With 81% of electric vehicle charging done at home, strata buildings will have to grapple with this challenge in the coming decades.
18 Oct 2016
City Conversations events explore the major issues affecting Sydney residents and our society. On 17 October the topic was the NSW Strata Title Law Forum, to provide an overview of the major changes to strata laws commencing 30 November 2016.
17 Oct 2016
  With new legislation just around the corner, owners of strata properties in NSW will quickly need to get used to:
20 Aug 2016
The NSW Government has finally released the long awaited reform to the strata legislation which will commence on 30 November 2016. The final Regulations will be published in the coming weeks. Our feature speakers to update us on what we need to know are: Amanda Farmer – Lawyers Chambers on Riley, a legal perspective Reena Van Aalst – Dynamic Property Services, a strata manager’s perspective
20 Jul 2016
Different rules and approaches can apply in different apartment blocks and not everyone is used to high-density living, so OCN has partnered with the City of Ryde to deliver this workshop aimed at providing people with the knowledge and skills to optimise investment and lifestyle when living in a multi-dwelling complex.