Hi, I am the owner of a sectional title unit in Potchefstroom. In September a massive storm blew off a part of the complex’s roof. My unit is on the top floor, and sustained substantial damage, including damage to the floor tiles.
My unit is one
Hi, I am the owner of a property in a sectional title unit. I am needing to do some minor repairs and renovations to the unit , nothing structural, mostly painting touch ups, the invoice cost is a little over R18,000.
I have been instructed that
Taxi violence and recent service delivery protests are a reminder of the importance of Sasria cover as part of your insurance policy.
Once a default of short-term insurance policies, Sasria SOC Limited, a state-owned entity, provides specialised short-term insurance cover against the loss of, or damage
Hi, I recently received a notice of a Special General Meeting from the trustees in a sectional title scheme where I own a unit. They plan on changing the conduct rules by adding an Annexure to it.
After going through it some points seems unfair that
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
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
Over the past few weeks devastating fires have swept across areas in and around Cape Town, creating severe damage to properties, and huge financial losses for the property owners.
Dawie Loots, CEO of MUA Insurance Acceptances, says that consumers who live in areas that are known
As a child one much anticipated camping holiday turned sour when my parents received a call from their alarm company to let them know our home has been broken into. The trip back home was sullen to say the least, with grumpy kids and upset
Every section within a sectional title scheme has a participation quota (PQ) allocated to it – and this is not just an irrelevant number on the sectional title plan.
In a residential development, where PQs are usually calculated by expressing the size of each section as
One of the best pieces of advice you can get when buying your first home is to choose a property that costs considerably less than your maximum loan approval amount, according to Shaun Rademeyer, CEO of BetterLife Home Loans, SA’s biggest mortgage originator.
Why? “Because home