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An In-Depth Look at Building Permits for a Granny Flat in Sydney

Navigating construction regulations and permits can be a complicated process. We have taken an in-depth look at the legislative requirements surrounding granny flats and created this simple breakdown to remove any confusion for our customers.   Sydney Legislations for Building Granny Flats The New South Wales Government released the Affordable Housing State Environment Planning Policy […]

Helpful Tips for Renting Out Your Granny Flat

We’ve spoken to a team of experts and put together this helpful guide to renting out your backyard granny flat.   Personal and Short Term Renting In most states, the regulations surrounding private renting can be quite rigid. A lot of homeowners and investors privately rent their granny flat to family and friends – this […]

Why Are Granny Flats Becoming Increasingly Popular in Sydney?

There has been a recent boom in the development of granny flats in Sydney. In fact, NSW State Government data shows that granny flat construction nearly doubled between 2014 and 2015, while the number of new granny flats has more than tripled since 2010.

The numbers alone are impressive, but what is the story behind the rise of granny flats? In this article, we’ve taken a look at a modern twist on the classic granny flat, and why homeowners are opting for these stylish additions to their properties.

What Else Can a Granny Flat Be Used for?

Gone are the days when the humble granny flat was merely used to accommodate relatives. Today, granny flats have become the perfect addition to your home, maximising productivity and providing the perfect place to relax in the midst of a bustling metropolitan life. Here are a few of our favourite uses for your new granny […]


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