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Q Hi, we are a homeowners' association (HOA) registered in terms of Section 29 of the Municipal Ordinance of LUPO Act 15 of 1985 (Common Law HOA). In terms of the CSOS legislation we are a community scheme. Are we obliged to take out fidelity insurance?

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Q Good day, please confirm that in order to correctly calculate the CSOS levy, one does the following: Take monthly levy of flat and add the monthly MRRP levy and ignore the levy for the garage and  maids room and storeroom and the contribution for the exclusive

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With the job market constantly evolving, an increasing number of people are working from home; this makes it far easier for professionals to relocate anywhere. This is exactly what Leigh Andrews and her husband did four years ago; they were both working from home in their

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Q Hi, I am a single lady and have no knowledge on the law of townhouse complexes. I bought a townhouse in a complex three years ago: At that time, the townhouse was two years old and the ceilings were in a perfect condition. However, I have noticed that

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Dear perpetual tenant, nothing. According to Payprop's Q1 2017 Rental Index the average age of tenants have increased to 39, while the average age of first-time buyers have now increased to between 41 and 45 across South Africa's provinces. The income of the average, 39-year old

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Q Hi, I've been following the tips and advice by your expert financial planner. I am a school-leaver who has recently started my first job. I do not have budget for saving for retirement annuity as well as life and disability cover. Which one would you

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The devastating disasters that took place in Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Cape Town will not push up the premiums of clients living in high risk areas, at least not for the next 12 months, this according to Standard Insurance Limited. Standard Insurance Limited says natural disasters have

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