How to Create a Dual Occupancy Investment Property

You might be thinking of adding a dual occupancy to your investment portfolio. A dual occupancy investment property is not easily achieved but worth the effort.

Colin Fragar, our founder and CEO, shares advice on how to create a dual occupancy investment property.

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So you’re looking at creating a dual occupancy investment property. My name is Colin Fragar from Council Approval Group.

Information For Dual Occupancy Development

If you haven’t already, make sure you grab Your Ultimate Guide of Getting Council Approval for all development types but particularly in here are three pages on dual occupancies with some tips and tricks, some case studies, five reasons why dual occupancies are better than a granny flat, and some videos to access as well. So make sure you grab your free guide that we can mail one out to you by going to

I talked about dual occupancies in the book that I was interviewed in Secrets Property Millionaires Exposed, and in there I go through in detail dual occupancy and the dual occupancy investment strategy.
It is my favorite property investment strategy having done 10 plus of them myself, plus also over 1000 of them for our clients.

Talk to the Experts

I highly recommend if you do have an investment property that you want to turn into a dual occupancy, please give us a call or go to our website, Book in for an appointment to speak to one of our consultants.

What you can expect in one of those discussions is for us to listen, to understand, to hear what you want to achieve and why you want to achieve that. We’ll then outline a roadmap for your success, including the first step. Usually that is a Preliminary Planning Assessment. That Preliminary Planning Assessment is something that we’ve custom built and designed specifically for projects and people like you, which goes through:
  • What are the chances of approval?
  • What are the rules you need to work towards?
  • If there’s departure, what are our based on our 50 years of experience?
  • Do you think we can depart from those rules?
  • Working out a clear roadmap for that next step for you.
My name is Colin Fragar from Council Approval Group. Thanks for watching and I wish you every success.