Paddocks Press is a monthly free digital newsletter published to educate and update the sectional title community. In this issue (Volume 12, Issue 03) Carryn unpacks applications to CSOS and prayers for relief, in the video series based on the CSOS.
AGMs - A few questions answered - Zerlinda van der Merwe
We were recently asked to answer a few questions relating to the responsibilities of the chairperson at the annual general meeting (“AGM”), as well as the eligibility for voting at this meeting. In this article, Zerlinda discusses a number of interesting questions.
Protection of body corporate funds - Dr Carryn Melissa Durham
If the trustees lose money or do not get the full amount of return expected on an investment, there are a few ways in which the trustees can be protected. In this article, Carryn explains the ways in which the body corporate can protect their funds.
Blog Post - An introduction to retirement schemes - Zerlinda van der Merwe
When purchasing into retirement schemes, the purchaser obtains a housing interest, however only a retired person, defined as a person who is fifty (50) years or older and the spouse of the person, may take occupation within the scheme. In this blog post, Zerlinda unpacks the 3 most popular forms of retirement schemes, being either sectional title, share block or life rights.
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:
- Owners not paying levies
- Lease of common property and authority by trustees in terms of interest