This month's issue includes: 10 things to note when reviewing the AGM pack; when no AGM quorum is achieved; and Exclusive use areas - can they still be created?
The August newsletter includes: What has changed about proxies; who pays for repairs; and must the trustees send levy statements to owners in ST schemes?
The LSSA has made a number of comments about the Sectional Titles Amendment Act 2017, including the view that developers need to make more affidavits.
The August 2017 issue of MCS Courier includes: precedents and the Ombud service; the calculation of Ombud levies; and having four member bodies corporate.
The July newsletter includes: a new online course launched on starting a property managing agency; failure to comply with the CSOS; and boreholes in ST schemes.
Allen West suggests that recent case law has put to rest the thorny issue around deviating from section 25(2)(a) and (b) plans when exercising a real right of extension.
The June newsletter includes: The appointment and functions of an executive managing agent; when owners fail to maintain their section; and maintenance of garages.
The May 2017 MCS Courier includes: Giving notice of meetings; planning future maintenance using a MAP; and uncertainty about the proper forum for levy collections.
A small addition to the regulations under the Sectional Titles Act adds significant protection to ST scheme owners who are subject to the developer’s right to extend.