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Community Properties All you need to know about Community Properties

In South Africa, apartments and townhouses are sometimes part of what are known as sectional title schemes or sectional title development schemes, in accordance with the Sectional Titles Act No 95 of 1986.   Read the article………  

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South Africa: Liquidators vs Home Owners Associations: title deed conditions are binding on liquidators

In two recent cases decided in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA), namely,Willow Waters Homeowners Association (Pty) Limited v KOKA NO and others [2015] JOL 32760 (SCA) and Cowin NO v Kyalami Estate Homeowners Association (499/2013) [2014] ZASCA 221, the

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Homeowners Associations: Can You Ban a Home Business?

All Home Owners Associations (“HOAs”) and their home owner members should be aware of a recent High Court judgment addressing the knotty problem of a HOA’s powers to bar an owner from running a home-based business.   Read more……..

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Much Ado About Nothing ? (Post from South Africa)

Finding a proper balance between slack management and management by dictatorship in housing schemes is an ongoing challenge, and a particular solution is not necessarily appropriate for all schemes. We know that if the administration or management of a sectional

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