Jamaica: Law coming for gated complexes to be controlled by Real Estate Board

LEGISLATION is in the works for the Real Estate Board/Commission of Strata Corporations (REB/CSC) to be given the responsibility for gated complexes.  Speaking at a JIS ‘Think Tank’ recently, CEO at the REB/CSC, Sandra Watson Garrick, explained that most gated complexes have shared expenses and, therefore, experience similar problems as strata corporations, such as persons not paying maintenance fees; disputes between parties; and general communal living issues.  “There are some strata corporations that have more than one strata corporation development on the property, and so they share expenses,” Watson Garrick noted.    Read the article…………….

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