Some industry players are concerned that the Community Schemes Ombud Services (CSOS) Act could potentially negatively impact on scheme management and indirectly prejudice property owners. We spoke to Grant Smee, MD and franchisor of Only Realty, who believes that, although the CSOS brings some much-needed regulation to

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The residential auction crown has moved to the Cape after a winning bid of R90m on a super luxury Clifton villa yesterday unseated the previous record-holding R54m Sandhurst house - also sold via auction. Joff van Reenen, director and lead auctioneer for The High Street Auction Company,

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Q Can the trustees change the electricity service provider without consulting owners? Has the managing agent got a responsibility to advise the trustees that owners need to be informed? Our managing agent simply dropped the new contract under our door without consulting owners or informing them of

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Missing a bond instalment to fund festive season spending can mean it takes at least four months to catch up. Missed home loan repayments rise on average by more than 10% in December; and there is an 80% higher chance of customers missing a January repayment once

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