FAQs


The Eastlands Body Corporate shall be deemed to be formed as soon as the first sectional title unit is transferred. A managing agent will be appointed for the Estate.
Eastlands will be run by the trustees of the Eastlands Body Corporate initially elected by the Developer who shall be replaced at the first AGM of the body corporate which will be held after at least 50% of the transfers take place.

The developer retains the right to appoint a managing agent in the interim period to run the day-to-day financial and secretarial affairs of the body corporate until registration of the first unit. As required by law, the trustees are elected on an annual basis at each Annual General Meeting of the body corporate. The developer will also be entitled to appoint the Lodge Management Company which shall be appointed for an initial period of at least three years.
A detailed levy statement is available for inspection at Eastlands Properties Head Office ,which lists all items included in the levy including a breakdown of how levies are apportioned against each item of expenditure. Monthly levies are currently set from R1325 for the one bedroom units, from R1565 for the two bedroom unit and from R1845 to R3105 for the three / four bedroom units depending on size, until such time as the Lodge Facilities are completed and opened thereafter the levies increase by R1040 including 16 meals per unit per month.
This is to build up sufficient cash flow for the body corporate for both monthly expenses and capital expenditure and to ensure the Body Corporate is able to establish accounts for all services and pay deposits required to open such accounts.
The Eastlands Levy Stabilization component is currently set at a once-off fee of R10 000.00.
Yes. Provided the fencing complies with the approved fence type for Eastlands and is within your demarcated exclusive use area.
The Eastlands Body Corporate insures all buildings based on an independent valuation. The cost of this insurance is included in the levy. It is each resident's responsibility to insure for personal contents.
The maintenance of the interior of each of unit is the responsibility of the individual owner whilst the maintenance of the exterior is the responsibility of the Eastlands Body Corporate.
A panel of recommended service repair contractors that undertakes repairs and maintenance on behalf of the residents inside their units for their own account, will be available.
All houses at Eastlands are open plan with large windows and sliding doors opening onto wide patios maximising views and outdoor living. All tiled roofs are based on the timeless contemporary style of architecture. Each home will blend harmoniously into the architectural style. Luxurious internal finishes and specifications have been chosen.
The developer's landscape designers have compiled a comprehensive landscaping plan that blends in harmoniously with the natural areas within Eastlands. All street frontages and common areas are landscaped and maintained by the Body Corporate in accordance with an approved planting palette.
There will be restrictions concerning the planting of large trees near the buildings, but indigenous plants are encouraged.
Yes - Each owner will need to provide his own decoder and pay the monthly subscription charges applicable to them if required.
Yes - Each owner will need to provide his own computer and pay the monthly subscription charges applicable to them if required.
The range of internal specifications and finishes is specific to each unit style. All these have been carefully selected by the architectural team.
Fencing, and air conditions are permitted subject to compliance with prescribed specifications. All other external modifications require the consent of the trustees of the Body Corporate as the case may be.
The Lifestyle Centre features an on-site Healthcare Centre operated by Geratec, South Africa's leading retirement home operators. It is fully equipped with a 15-bed frail care section and a 9-bed assisted living facility with full services, including 24 hour nursing. The Healthcare Centre provides a professional service with a full understanding of patient's individual needs, both medical and personal. Individual care programs will be put into effect with the highest quality assurance. Emphasis is placed on individual dignity and overall well-being, ensuring an exemplary care service.
On site in-home nursing on a daily basis
Weekly visitations from local and family doctors at the Eastlands care centre
Regular wellness testing and short term Health care facilities
The on-site clinic will be part of the Lifestyle Centre which is owned by the Body Corporate and will be managed by Geratec's Medical and Estate Services.
The entire Eastlands estate is walled and electrified. All activities are monitored through a central control room with CCTV, in addition regular patrols are conducted throughout the estate. Each home at Eastlands will also be linked to the security gatehouse.
Your unit is your home and visitors are welcome to stay with you as and when you wish. However, for the convenience of all residents, we also have a 16 boutique hotel-style rooms available at the Lifestyle Centre for overnighting guests.
There are no facilities available for live-in domestics.
Yes, you are welcome to bring your own pets, although there is a maximum of two small pets allowed per household subject to Body Corporate approval.
Each home will have a garden area and while residents will be encouraged to do their own gardening, the garden service which includes lawn mowing will be provided by the body corporate. A planting palette is available on which plants have been approved by the Body Corporate. Click here to view the full list.
The homes at Eastlands are set in expansive landscaped parklands planted with indigenous trees and shrubs. In keeping with the indigenous theme, the Body Corporate has compiled a list of approved plants that residents are allowed to plant in their gardens. Click here to view the full list.