Hi, the electrical system is non-compliant in a flat (no trip switch) and the tenant is paranoid. The owner is kicking against the work being done and he asked us to wait a bit as he is overseas and only returning late April.
Our tenant and
Hello, I bought a sectional title unit with my ex-fiancée through a joint bond. She moved out two years ago and we separated.
I have been paying the bond alone. I approached the bank to do a refinancing in my name alone, though I had a
One of the most stressful parts about buying or building a new home is the waiting period between submitting your documents and essentially receiving a yay or nay from the four major commercial banks.
Understanding each bank’s criteria for lending and how much risk appetite they
I am writing on behalf of our management association committee. The Country Village is a retirement complex in Greyton, and the 61 properties are all freehold. We keep our monthly costs under control as much as possible by, among other things, managing our finances internally
Residential unit prices across Cape Town’s Central City average R2,337m, having risen 15.06% year-on-year from R2,031m in 2015.
This is according to the annual State of Cape Town Central City Report: 2016 which highlights investment into the node and reports between 2012 and the end of
Hi, please advise on the following sectional title-related questions:
When using a proxy for a special general meeting (SGM) or annual general meeting (AGM) does the proxy need to be submitted to the body corporate/managing agent beforehand or can the proxy be submitted at the start of
My tenant has alerted me to the fact that the body corporate where she resides switched off the electricity to her specific block in the complex as a result of noisy tenant/residents visiting friends residing in the same block.
While being warned on several occasions, this noisy tenant’s
When you moved into your new sectional title home last September you diligently filled in the defects’ list the complex’s managing agent asked you to complete and send back to him. You noted that the front door’s lock was not…well…locking and some of the windows
About 1.2% of first-time home buyers in 2016 were aged 70 and older. This represents 913 buyers out of a total of 72,771 purchasers becoming homeowners for the very first time.
According to property data company, Lightstone, 2016’s numbers were a far way off from 2015’s
Can a non-owner and non-resident without proxy attend a trustees’ meeting and voice an opinion knowing he cannot vote without proxy? – Sandy
Hi Sandy, there is no such thing as a proxy for a trustee meeting. If an owner cannot attend they have to give their