The new SPLUMA certificate and which will be coming into effect very shortly is going to have a major and very expensive effect on the property market. By the way SPLUMA stands for Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act. In essence the SPLUMA certificate will be one that shows that the property is used […]
It is your responsibility as an owner or tenant to know the managing agent in your sectional title complex. This includes understanding their role to use the knowledge to better increase the property value. Managing agents are appointed by the Trustees, who enforce all the duties and responsibilities of the Body Corporate. They are responsible […]
Choosing the right trustee for your body corporate is important. Read why and what the requirements of the position of trustee are according to the Sectional Titles Management Act.
I recently met Pearl Scheltema from Fitzanne Estates and she has a wealth of knowledge that she’s accumulated since the late 1980’s. The company offers sectional title administration as part of their service offering and she has decided to share her wisdom with eBook called Sectional Title: 101 for trustees. She was gracious enough to allow us to share the contents and […]
Crack formation in masonry is a regular topic of discussion at the General Assembly. This almost always involves questions such as Do the cracks need to be repaired? When is cracking acceptable and when is it damage? What are the causes of crack formation and how can this be avoided or reduced? What are the […]