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Q Can a managing agent and body corporate decline a Labrador guide dog for a blind child in a complex whereby pets are permitted but the rules are clear that the dog may only be 30cm in height? A The short answer to this question is unequivocally “no”! Restrictions on

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Q A child recently drowned in a pool at a rented property. What is the legal position of a landlord if there is no swimming pool net or fence? Below is our current standard lease clause relating to swimming pools: “If there is a swimming pool on the

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The Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act 8 of 2011 contains a new set of regulations and thus also a few new definitions within the rules. Important definitions are the following: “Primary section” is defined as a section to be used for human occupation as a residence, office,

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Some 67 property opportunities remain at Benguela Cove Lagoon and Wine Estate in Hermanus. The estate boasts some of the lowest density housing in South Africa, with a total of 124 homes on 220ha of land – this translates into just 6% of the land

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South Africa’s construction industry is experiencing a shortage of structural timber, which has made imports of the material necessary. “It is not uncommon for non-compliant structural timber to be imported and supplied to the local market - including to formal roof truss manufacturers - without there

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