Free Basics of Home Owners’ Association

online short course

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30 June 2017

Course Starts

10 July 2017

Admin Fee

R199.00 (incl. VAT)
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This 1-week online course gives anyone involved in a home owners’ association (HOA) a broad overview of the applicable terms and concepts. It’s also a great way for you to try out our learning platform before deciding whether to register for one of our more comprehensive courses.

Anyone who wants a basic overview of a home owners’ association. You could be the owner of a property and want to understand your responsibilities versus those of the HOA. You could be a first-time buyer considering purchasing property and want to know what you should consider before buying into the association. You could be a newly elected executive who wants a brief overview of HOA. You could even be a managing agent in training who wants to be able to use the correct terminology, unique to HOA.

This course explains the basics concepts of homeowners’ associations and answers questions such as “What is an HOA?”, “Who owns which parts of an HOA?”, and “What survey diagrams show the properties in HOA?” It continues by looking at the association and its role and responsibilities as well as those of the different role players such owners, executives, the chairperson and the managing agent. The course deals with funding and levies as well as decision making at general and executive committee meetings. Association rules and dispute resolution are also touched on. The course includes a checklist of what a prospective owner should investigate before buying into an HOA, top tips for successful HOA living, and a glossary of HOA related terminology.

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Anyone who wants a basic overview of a home owners’ association. You could be the owner of a property and want to understand your responsibilities versus those of the HOA. You could be a first-time buyer considering purchasing property and want to know what you should consider before buying into the association. You could be a newly elected executive who wants a brief overview of HOA. You could even be a managing agent in training who wants to be able to use the correct terminology, unique to HOA.

Meet the Course Instructor

Anton Kelly

Anton Kelly

Personally mentored by Prof. Paddock for over 9 years, Anton is an extremely knowledgeable specialist Sectional Title and HOA teacher and consultant. Having been the Lead Teacher on all the Paddocks Courses for the last 7 years, Anton lives and breathes Sectional Title and HOA law, all day every day. There are not many issues he hasn’t come across before!