Paddocks Press is a monthly free digital newsletter published to educate and update the sectional title community. In this issue (Volume 11, Issue 12) Carryn and Zerlinda wrap up the year in the video.
Decisions requiring a special resolution in terms of the STSM Act - Dr Carryn Melissa Durham
Different decisions in sectional titles schemes require different levels of consent. There have been some fundamental changes made by the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act 8 of 2011 (“the STSMA”) in regard to body corporate consensus levels. This article will list the decisions that now require a special resolution of the body corporate.
Blog Post - So who makes the rules in your HOA? - Anton Kelly
Those who know a little about sectional title schemes understand that they all have rules. There are management rules and conduct rules and it is the owners acting together who are entitled to make or change rules. In this blog post, Anton explains that HOAs also have rules, but there are several factors that make them a more complex issue than they are in sectional title schemes.
Sectional title management 'popular industry' changes: Part 2 Levy collection - Zerlinda van der Merwe
This is the third article in the series of the most popular questions we have received from the sectional title industry, relating to the changes in sectional title administration and management, as introduced by the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act 8 of 2011 (“the STSMA”). In this article, we will be looking at the process of arrear levy collection in sectional title schemes.
Paddocks Club Q and A - Paddocks Club Team
As we have so many interesting questions on Paddocks Club, we decided to share the following two with you:
- Withholding levy clearance certificates
- Rules enforcement