I was going about my usual swim yesterday morning when I heard an unpleasant exchange going on between a lady and a man between swimming lanes.
They were about 4 lanes apart and they were going right at it much to everyone's dismay in the pool.
Apparently they were neighbours and the man was in the process of building an extension that was going to block much of this lady's morning sun. It was an explosive argument!
Fact is Melbourne needs to 'dense up' and the inner city areas will be under much pressure from new development as well as constant extensions for growing families that are urban dwellers.
It's important to look into this when buying. What threats exist as well as what opportunities are in store on blocks in close proximity.
You might be interested in buying a house next to a corner block. These often are prime for subdivision so don't be surprised if a townhouse gets proposed on that block.
Just think like a developer would and you might get the answer!
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