Funny Nosy Neighbour Story
by Jennifer Paddock According to an online survey of 1100 people, 64% said they had a neighbour who watched them a little too closely and that same percentage said they … Continue reading
Changing Education Paradigms
by Jennifer Paddock Paddocks is proud to offer education online to professionals in the property industry. And we’re interested in creating modern and effective learning experiences for our students. I … Continue reading
CheatSheet: Summary of Consent Levels for Body Corporate Decisions
by Jennifer Paddock In sectional title schemes there is often confusion about what level of body corporate consensus is required for certain decisions. Is a simple majority enough or do … Continue reading
Body Corporate Trustees: Election or Selection?
Today we have another Guest Post written by the lovely Anne Greening, currently serving her 10th term as trustee in a successfully self-managed 120 section retirement village in the Southern … Continue reading
Maximum Rate of Interest on Arrear Levies
by Jennifer Paddock Hello Thinking Inside the Boxers! An attorney contacted me recently telling me about a client of his who had been charged interest on arrear levies at a … Continue reading
Seconding Motions at Body Corporate Meetings – Is that necessary?
by Jennifer Paddock The short answer is NO. But this post would be very short if I didn’t elaborate… The Sectional Titles Act, the prescribed rules and the South African … Continue reading
Photo Wall Ideas
by Jennifer Paddock Putting your favourite photos on the wall is a great way to celebrate the people closest to you and to remind yourself of some of your treasured … Continue reading
Leaking Balconies in Sectional Title – Who is Responsible?
by Jennifer Paddock When most people look at the image above their first thought would be ‘Wow!’. Having been involved in sectional title for a while my first thought is … Continue reading
The Body Corporate Chairperson’s Leadership Role
Are you ready for a Reader Contribution?! Anne Greening, currently serving her 10th term as Trustee of a successfully self-managed 120 section retirement village in the Southern Cape, shares some … Continue reading