Paddocks Press is a monthly free digital newsletter published to educate and update the sectional title community. In this issue (Volume 12, Issue 08), Zerlinda discusses the requirement for a Maintenance, Repair and Replacement Plan.
10 things to note when reviewing the AGM pack - Part 1 - Dr Caryn Melissa Durham
Every body corporate must hold an annual general meeting ("AGM") within 4 months of the end of each financial year. It can be overwhelming receiving the notice convening the AGM, with the various attachments, that together make up the “AGM pack”. This article is part 1 of a 3 part article series that will guide you through the first 4 of the top 10 things to take note of when reviewing the AGM pack.
Exclusive use areas - can they still be created? - Zerlinda van der Merwe
In this article, we will take a look at exclusive use areas, either registered, or created in terms of rules, in sectional title schemes. It has recently become clear that there is misconception that exists regarding exclusive use areas, created and allocated in terms of a scheme’s registered, or now approved, rules. Zerlinda looks at this question, in light of what is seen as an exclusive use area, how it is registered or created, and who must maintain and repair it.
Blog Post - Sectional Title scheme management options - Anton Kelly
There is a surprising variety of options the owners in a sectional title scheme have regarding who manages their scheme. This is especially so in small schemes, particularly those that are well funded. Anton explains what options owners have with regards to the management of their scheme.
Paddocks Club Q and A - Paddocks Club Team
As we have so many interesting questions on Paddocks Club, we decided to share the following two with you:
- No AGM quorum achieved
- Insurance excess