Q Hi, my body corporate and trustees want me as chairman. We have a large complex of 37 units let to tenants and occupied by owners. I would like to know the legal ramifications of being chairman or a trustee. Can one be sued in one’s

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The Institute of Estate Agents of South Africa (IEASA), Western Cape, has been instrumental in discussions with the council to discuss the City of Cape Town’s outdoor advertising and signage policy and bylaw. To date there have been concerns put forward by IEASA Western Cape

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Residents can no longer appeal decisions taken by their local municipality by taking their grievances to their provincial authority. This is now the case following the case of Hendrik and Elizabeth Pieterse, who were trustees of the Waterkloof Family Trust, which owned farmland in the area

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There is no user manual for all aspects of homeownership, from moving, to taking occupation and to maintaining and understanding common and uncommon defects. Albert van Wyk has more than 38 years’ worth of building experience and has put all he has learned into a

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Q Hi, after raising our children I went back to work for a while but realised that I was no longer suited to the corporate lifestyle. I was fortunate in that my husband was in the position to take care of our family with his income

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