Community Impact Management: Noise Nuisance

Apartment_building Print publication


A BTR apartment development brings together a large number of residents and one of the major challenges of living together in harmony, is ensuring residents are not affected by noise from other residents.

Operators need to find a good balance between providing an enjoyable place to socialise, and a suitable place for work, study, quiet relaxation, sleep and generally for residents to enjoy their own home in the way they choose. Some noise is to be expected, but it is the responsibility of all residents to ensure they also behave considerately.

Deborah Brown Litigation Executive and PRS Housing Consultant at Walker Morris discusses how best to deal with the problem of noise nuisance. To read the full article visit the UKAA website here.