Chairman's newsletters


Have a look through these informative newsletters and re-live the history of the building and its management ... but bear in mind that much news is now distributed on this web site under the "News and Notices" tab.

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Number 46 - January 2020
[New Managing Agents | Security | Visitor management | The Lift project | Geysers and insurance | Pets | New chairperson]
138 kb
Number 45 - September 2019
[Security | Visitor management | The Lift project | Other matters]
240 kb
Number 44 - May 2019
[2019 AGM | Building manager appointed | The Lift project | Maintenance plan | Geysers | Smart metering | Visitor management | Conduct rules]
140 kb
Number 43 - Deecember 2018
[Communications | The web site | Visitor management | Film shoot(s) | The Lift project | Security | Damp]
150 kb
Number 42 - January 2018
[ Water management | Short-stay visitors | Jose – the new Concierge Dealing with disturbances | Remedial works are nearly finished Smart metering of Electricity | The Lift project | Store roomsAccess ]
376 kb
Number 41 - September 2017
[ The Banking Hall ]
190 kb
Number 40 - September 2017
[ Access control and short-stay visitor registration | The new web site offers new facilities | A concierge service next year? | Residents moving over to optical fibre | Fibre is upsetting our DSTV | Smart water meters promise real-time water usage data | Insurance costs have risen | Short-term letting is classified as a business | Contractor management ]
388 kb
Number 39 - March 2017
[ Damp proofing | Change of Bank | Median line between sections | Fibre installation | Smart water meters | New web site | Gym ]
384 kb
Number 38 - November 2016
[Damp Proofing | Fibre Data Services  | Smart metering | Security | Short-term Letting | Managing Contractors | Equipment for the gymnasium ]
250 kb
Number 37 - September 2016
[ Remedial work | Section boundaries | Fibre data services ]
175 kb
Number 36 - May 2016
[ Winter Solstice Party | Building Manager | Website/fibre data service ]
328 kb
Number 35 - February 2016
[ 'Christmas' party | Settlement funds | Levy increase | 2016 Intenet and web site survey | Water restrictions and recycling | Angle valves |  Noise ]
531 kb
Number 34 - February 2015
[ Balconies | Internet | Web site | Constitution ]
187 kb
Number 33 - December 2015
[ Litigation - Settlement agreed with Old Mutual ]
210 kb
Number 32 - November 2015
[ Litigation - second week ]
228 kb
Number 31 - November 2015
[ Litigation ]
162 kb
Number 30 - April 2015
[ Litigation, Damp works, Renovation and completion works, Air conditioning report ]
262 kb
Number 29 - November 2014
[ Damp works, Legal process]
176 kb
Number 28 - February 2014
[ Damp works, Legal process and Cash Flow ]
215 kb
Number 27 - January 2014
[ Request to complete survey form concerning problems with window mullions  ]
215 kb
Number 26 - November 2013
[ Background to the damp problems  | Some good news  | And now the bad news  | The legal process  | The damp works ]
215 kb
Number 25 - July 2013
[ AGM  | Fabric of the building  | Responsibilities to the rest of the community  | Access and security  | Legal report  | Protocol for urgent damp works ]
203 kb
Number 24 - May 2013
[ AGM  | Damp works  | Legal report | Other matters ]
192 kb
Number 23 - December 2012
[ Inspection  | Damp project | Legal report  | Fire detection system ]
226 Kb
Number 22 - February 2012
[ Levies | Damp project | Scams ]
190 kb
Number 21 - October 2011
[ Damp project | Air conditioning ]
190 kb
Number 20 - February 2011
[ AGM & Levies | Damp project | Internet | Wind | Air conditioning | Geysers | Energy management | Annual party]
25 kb
Number 19 - March 2010
[ Party | AGM & Levies | Damp penetration, legal and remedial | Football | Noise | The sign | Geysers | Internet ]
24 kb
Number 18 - January 2010
[ Damp penetration | report on legal moves and remedial works ]
27 kb
Number 17 - October  2009
[ Damp penetration | update ]
27 kb
Number 16 - June 2009
[ AGM "Heads up"  | Damp penetration | The advertising space ]
21 kb
Number 15 - April 2009
[ Damp penetration | General maintenance | Service contracts | Rubbish disposal ]
21 kb
Number 14 - February 2009
[ Annual party | Dealing with Damp penetration | Budgets and levy increase ]
30 kb
Number 13 - November 2008
[ New Chairman | AGM overview | Trustees | Damp problems | Communication ]
21 kb
Number 12 - March 2008
[ Budget | Forthcoming AGM ]
59 kb
Number 11 - February 2008
[ Rates and new rating payments scheme ]
52 kb
Number 10 - November  2007
[AGM,  including: Old Mutual Sign on the building, film shoots, need to attend AGMs | Rates and new rating payments scheme | General security | Beautification of the Atrium | Snags and building maintenance | Adderley parking and facilities | Basement garage security | Recycling of rubbish | Pets | 2007 Christmas party ]
27 kb
Number 9
[This newsletter was a special one, to those owners having car parking in the Adderley]
   
Number 8 - March 2007
[Rates re-evaluation - 31st April deadline for objections]
29 kb
Number 7 - November 2006
[Christmas | "Old Mutual" sign | Web site | Security | Noise | Rates re-evaluation | The Arch (charity)]
28 Kb
Number 6 - September 2006
[Christmas | Gym | Website | Snagging | "Old Mutual" sign]
23 kb
Number 5 - July 2006
[AGM report back]
22 kb
Number 4 - May 2006
[AGM preamble | Common areas on 8th floor | Liability for rates | Budget]
28 kb
Number 3 - February 2006
[Refuse disposal | Laundrette | Blinds | Security | Tailgating | Front doors | Gym | Website | Snags | Christmas party]
28 kb
Number 2 - November 2005
[Curtains and blinds | Refuse | Fly parking | Snags and defects | Notices | Christmas holidays | Front door]
29 kb
Number 1 - September 2005 
[Incomplete work and snagging | Levy payments | Rubbish disposal | Further works | Darling street entrance | Banking hall]
38 kb