In terms of the new Sectional Title Schemes Management Act regulations, all bodies corporate have to prepare a formal 10-year maintenance, repair and replacement plan for the common property for all major capital items as defined.
Must the maintenance plan be compiled by a specialist, or
I read your articles on the Community Schemes Ombud Service (CSOS) and the new Sectional Title Schemes Management acts.
What I can’t get clarity on (I’ve even emailed the CSOS people with no response), is whether these laws apply to duets? I don’t see any exclusion
Pam Golding Properties has announced that it has increased its International Property Portfolio to now include Berlin, Barcelona, Sydney and Paris.
According to Andrew Golding, CE of the Pam Golding Property Group it has never been easier to expand your portfolio to include prime international destinations.
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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In our complex there are 16 units and our levies are R1,250 each per month. So according to my calculation that’s R15 per unit – paid quarterly will be plus/minus R240 to the ombudsman. I have no idea to whom we send this amount or is
As a consumer we are bombarded with information about our food. One minute the focus is on preservatives and colourants, the next day or week, it is all about “organically raised, free-range and other buzz words. The reality is that every time I see a
Millennials have moved into the Cape Town Central City in a big way. In fact, according to early results from the Central City Improvement District’s (CCID) annual online residential survey, residents aged between 18 and 34 make up 47% of residents. This is up from
Liza Watermeyer, Retail Display Manager of Tile Africa, lets us in on the design and renovation trends showcased at the exclusive International Cersaie Exhibition - Cersaie offers industry leaders an insider preview of what to look forward to when it comes to new trends in
Sectional Title homes have seen a long term rise in prominence in South Africa’s property trade, driven by a rise in urban living and the demand for a convenient, modern lock-up-and-go lifestyle close to employment and other economic opportunity.
This segment is especially popular among younger, first time