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Johann van der Merwe

Rental Asset Management

Are compliance challenges putting your property management business at risk?

Legislation like the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act and the Community Schemes Ombud Service Act may be a positive step for community schemes in general, but few would deny the additional complexities that they have added to the property manager’s role. Where a straightforward secretarial service may have sufficed in the past, modern property and portfolio managers have a far…
Community Management

How to communicate your value as a property manager

“One’s perception is one’s reality.” It’s a common saying in life, and has a profound impact on the world of business as well. Customers are only willing to pay a price for a product or service if it matches their perceived value of that item. This phenomenon is one of the biggest challenges that property managers face today, particularly when…
Community Management

4 Major challenges faced by all managing agents

With a rapidly growing sectional title and HOA industry, it’s critical that you as a managing agent adapt and transform yourself from a basic secretarial service to being professional accounting and legal specialists. It is most likely that you are or will be facing these 4 major challenges: Compliance, Manageability, Scalability and Profitability. For starters, let’s talk about compliancy: With…