South Africa: Couple wins ‘David vs Goliath’ housing estate battle

Johannesburg – A young couple who took on a plush housing estate’s body corporate regarding its rules have emerged victorious in what they described as a David versus Goliath matter.  Sifiso Ntshangase and Vuyile Zikalala, of Greenstone Estate in Edenvale, Ekurhuleni, hauled one of their neighbours, Tanja Edmondson, and the Bushwillow Park Homeowners Association to court in September, accusing them of illegally preventing them from building their house in the estate.  They said Edmondson was objecting to their house plans for no good reason and the association was failing to protect their rights and interests.    Read the article………….


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