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Q Hi, I live in a shareblock property in Overport, Durban. At that time the chairman had erected two rocks outside the entrance to the property to prevent vehicles parking in the entrance. Subsequently my wife fell over the rock and fractured her wrist. On another instance

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Q1 Hi, I recently purchased a house in a complex, which is yet to be built. The body corporate has emailed me a statement for levies that must be paid. Is the homeowner supposed to pay the full levy even though the house is not even

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Q1 Hi, I am a new property owner and I recently purchased an apartment in Glenwood, Durban. The property was occupied by a tenant at the time of acquisition and when that lease expired, it was let to a new tenant. The tenant (a pastor), has indicated

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Q Hi, I am an owner in a townhouse complex. With regard to exclusivity of private gardens what is the owner responsible for if a wall is coming down. Is it the owner or body corporate’s responsibility? We are in a situation where we have flats and villas. Any

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The day you viewed your soon-to-be rental home you noticed that some things that you had gotten used to in your previous home were not in your intended new home. Things like a ceiling fan in the main bedroom, a glass shower panel and shower

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You may have driven past Umthunzi Valley on Walton Road in Midrand, or received a flyer at a nearby traffic intersection, but you have not had the time to stop in for a look around. No matter; we've got you covered. Umthunzi Valley, developed by family-owned Foce

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Q Our estate is a common law association. Should we consider changing over to a non-profit company? What are the pro's and cons of each? - Harry A Got a burning question? Email david@hometimes.co.za  

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Every lease agreement should contain common clauses like annual escalations and exit clauses. But what happens when they are not included in your lease agreement? Got a question? Email david@hometimes.co.za  

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