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Out with the old, in with the new - body corporate rules
Out with the old, in with the new - body corporate rulesArticle

Many owners of a unit in sectional title schemes, especially those schemes opened before 7 October 2016, remain confused as to which body corporate rules apply to their scheme...

Lisa Tonini 19 Apr 2021

Dealing with levy defaulters in a lawful way
Dealing with levy defaulters in a lawful wayArticle

One of the most frustrating tasks some trustees and managing agents have to tackle, is the situation where the body corporate finds itself in financial difficulty as a direct result of some of its members failing, and/or refusing to pay their contributions (commonly referred to as 'levies')...

Ané de Klerk 11 Nov 2019

Property management: Your key to property investment success
Property management: Your key to property investment successArticle

Property management is divided into two main components: tenant placement and rental management. Mastering these activities will dramatically improve your property investment success...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 7 Mar 2018

Rules for renting property to family
Rules for renting property to familyArticle

Renting out a property is a business and should be treated as such regardless of who the tenant is. Here's what you need to know when renting to family...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 23 Mar 2017

Benefits of purchasing a sectional title property
Benefits of purchasing a sectional title propertyArticle

Safety and reduced costs are just two of the reasons that sectional title units have grown massively in popularity over the years...

14 Mar 2017

Here's what to consider before buying a holiday home
Here's what to consider before buying a holiday homeArticle

As the end of the year approaches, some are planning to take advantage of the current slack property markets in many coastal towns to buy a second or leisure home that they can let out to other holidaymakers when they are not using it...

14 Dec 2016

Before you buy, ask these questions
Before you buy, ask these questionsArticle

Ask these questions at a show day, to ensure that you make the best home-buying decision possible...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 9 Dec 2016

Steyn City apartments
Deadline looms for sectional title management, rules submissionsArticle

Sectional title sales, as a percentage of South Africa's total home sales, rose from 22% in 2010 to 28.4% in early-2016, and there are no signs of this trend abating...

8 Dec 2016

Guidelines for renting out your investment property
Guidelines for renting out your investment propertyArticle

You've invested in a property with the intention of letting it out. To get you started, here are a few simple guidelines...

Catherine de Villiers 14 Jul 2016

Understanding body corporate insurance before potential winter weather damage
Understanding body corporate insurance before potential winter weather damageArticle

Despite winter only just setting in, Cape Town has already experienced heavy rain storms which have left houses across the city flooded, damaging roofs and windows extensively...

Carl Smit 6 Jul 2016

Exclusive use areas should not attract municipal charges
Exclusive use areas should not attract municipal chargesArticle

There are three ways in which exclusive use areas in sectional title schemes can be created. This article will argue that, regardless of the manner in which such areas are created, they should all be treated in the same manner by the City of Johannesburg.

Chantelle Gladwin and Gabriel da Matta 27 Aug 2014

Read the rules before purchasing a sectional title
Read the rules before purchasing a sectional titleArticle

While there are many benefits to living in a sectional title unit, challenges could arise if the homeowner isn't fully aware of the rules and regulations as stipulated by the body corporate.

9 Jun 2014

Pam Golding launches specialised sectional title division
Pam Golding launches specialised sectional title divisionArticle

An influx of first time home buyers seeking well priced starter homes is proving a key driver of market demand for sectional title properties on the East Rand, reports Nelson Ferreira, area principal for Pam Golding Properties (PGP).

30 Oct 2012

PGP launches sectional title division to meet East Rand demandArticle

An influx of first-time home buyers seeking well-priced starter homes is proving a key driver of market demand for sectional title properties in the East Rand.

Nelson Ferreira 29 Oct 2012

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