Paddocks Press is a monthly free digital newsletter published to educate and update the sectional title community. In this issue (Volume 13, Issue 05), Zerlinda discusses CSOS Adjudication of Lamoral v Leisure Bay Body Corporate and Another in the video.
Responsibility to repair and replace windows and doors - Dr Caryn Melissa Durham
Who is responsible for the maintenance, repair, and replacement of windows and doors in sectional title schemes? In this article, Carryn addresses the financial responsibility for maintenance of the windows and doors, including garage doors.
Does sectional title legislation apply to home owners’ associations? - Zerlinda van der Merwe
It's a common misconception that the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act applies to home owners' associations ("HOAs"). In this article, Zerlinda discusses what law does apply to HOAs and how it applies.
Blog Post - When must an owner maintain the common property? - Anton Kelly
The basic sectional title principle that the body corporate must maintain and repair the common property and owners must maintain and repair their sections is not always followed to the letter. In this blog post, Anton outlines how to manage this situation 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:
- Owners installing cameras on the common property
- Billing owners for their individual water usage within a home owners' association