Ilse Kotze considers the plague of short term letting and Air Bn'B; and Tertius Maree asks why bodies corporate should have to deal with bad legislation.
Daniël van Zyl discusses how financial disputes in community schemes are dealt with under the Community Schemes Ombud Service Act 9 of 2011.
The December edition includes: The physical management of a body corporate; common body corporate myths; and fighting between owners and trustees.
The November edition includes: The Cape Town Water Amendment By-law; ST administrative management; and are mezzanine floors an extension of a section?
Residential complexes and estates need to be clear on the rights of owners to keep pets, otherwise much conflict and unhappiness will result - Jack Crook reports.
Did you know the Community Schemes Ombud Service assists with Rent Attachment Orders, and other articles from the Issue 5 CSOS Shared Living newsletter?
The October edition includes: Removing the chairperson from office; what to do when trustees squander money; and removing the chairperson from office.
Community Schemes Ombud Service Practice Directive 02/2018: Further information about procedures and content requirements for dispute resolution applications.
The arrear levies conundrum - Undue protection of defaulters; a self-defeating policy; and how many types of levies are there in fact?