29 June 2017A 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.
20 July 2017The May 2017 MCS Courier includes: Giving notice of meetings; planning future maintenance using a MAP; and uncertainty about the proper forum for levy collections.
27 July 2017The June newsletter includes: The appointment and functions of an executive managing agent; when owners fail to maintain their section; and maintenance of garages.
03 August 2017Allen 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.
31 August 2017The 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.
14 September 2017The LSSA has made a number of comments about the Sectional Titles Amendment Act 2017, including the view that developers need to make more affidavits.
14 September 2017The August 2017 issue of MCS Courier includes: precedents and the Ombud service; the calculation of Ombud levies; and having four member bodies corporate.
28 September 2017The August newsletter includes: What has changed about proxies; who pays for repairs; and must the trustees send levy statements to owners in ST schemes?
26 October 2017This 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?
30 November 2017This month's edition includes: the personal liability of trustees; ten things to note when reviewing the AGM pack; trustees reducing levies; and dealing with bad behaviour at meetings.