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Q Hi, we have a special general meeting (SGM) coming up next week. Are owners who are in arrears on their levy accounts allowed to vote? – Moira A Hi Moira, according to PMR 20(2) Except for special and unanimous resolutions, a member is not entitled to vote if

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Q Hi, we are a full-title complex governed by a voluntary association constitution. Can a caretaker be a trustee and be appointed as a chairman of the trustees of the complex? Meaning, can one person have this much power in a complex? A There is nothing in your

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Q Hi, my mother rents an apartment in Kronendal Village in Hout Bay, Cape Town, owned by the Cape Peninsula Organisation for the Aged (CPOA). The village has started charging her the CSOS levy. My question is if my mom has to pay the levy, seeing

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“John, did you see the email from the managing agent?” “No, what email?” “Basically, the body corporate has to raise a special levy. Something like R13,000.” “Gosh, why?” “Someone hasn’t been paying their levies.” “Thirteen thousand rands’ worth?” “Yes. So for the next 10 months my levy is going up by

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