Articles related to "Body Corporate"

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What tenants need to know about body corporates
Find out the correct procedure for dealing with complaints when you are renting a sectional title property.
Here’s what to do when no one wants to be trustee
Fewer sectional title owners are prepared to take on the responsibility of being a trustee. Fortunately, a new management rule can save the day.
Pet Ownership in sectional title schemes
Pets are considered a part of the family by many and disputes around them can be an emotive issue. The STSMA lays down the rules regarding pets in sectional title schemes.
Rules for smoking or braaiing in Sectional Title schemes
The Sectional Title Schemes Management act is a breath of fresh air for residents that are bothered by their neighbour’s smoke.
Exclusive and common use areas in sectional title schemes
Owners and renters in sectional title schemes need to be familiar with the rules governing exclusive and shared use areas.
What you need to know about a Homeowners’ Association
With security a factor that is influencing home-buying decisions in South Africa, many are choosing to purchase homes within boomed off areas or secure lifestyle estates
Why body corporates now need two body corporate funds
Understanding why body corporates require a reserve fund and an administrative fund as per the new STSMA regulations.
Selling a unit when levies are in arrears
The sale of a unit in a sectional title scheme cannot go through until the outstanding debt is settled.
How the voting procedures at sectional title meetings have changed
The process for voting at sectional title meetings has changed according to the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act.
Solving parking issues in sectional title schemes
The allocation, use and maintenance of parking bays in sectional title schemes can be a constant source of conflict. Understanding the law governing their use could resolve a lot of this conflict.