2 July 2020
Three scenarios illustrating how Regulation 3 to the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act is applied to calculating your body corporate’s reserve fund for a financial year.
25 June 2020
The edition includes: Authorising the appointment of a managing agent; maximising the chances of recovering unpaid levies; and what to do about residents smoking marijuana in their units.
28 May 2020
This edition includes: COVID-19 and levy contributions; Occupational health and safety in sectional title schemes; and delaying the annual general meeting because of the COVID-19 lockdown.
30 April 2020
This edition includes: HOA - Ensure compliance with CIPC checklist; whether or not voting cards have to be used at meetings; and trustee harassing/insulting an owner - what should we do?
25 March 2020
The issue includes: Defending a CSOS application; can reserve funds be invested in an owner's private trust/bond account? And we just can't obtain a unanimous resolution - now what?
27 February 2020
The issue includes: Holding a development's inaugural meeting and what goes into the agenda; and getting an owner to pay for use rights, or remove unauthorised improvements.
30 January 2020
The issue includes: Sectional title owners' duties; whether or not a body corporate can accept a unit from an owner to settle substantial overdue levies; and preparing for a board meeting.
9 January 2020
The issue includes: The importance of immediately going to the CSOS; arbitration as an internal dispute resolution mechanism; and appointing temporary ST trustees.
28 November 2019
The October newsletter includes: Requirements for a proxy appointment; how to approach the CSOS for dispute resolution; and what to do when owners don't want to be trustees.