Frequently Asked Questions
TEL: +27 (0)31 942 9699
QUESTION: Who are the developers of Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village is led by Paul Tedder, who has over 20 years experience in building and property development.
QUESTION: How do we know the developer is financially sound and we will not lose our money? ANSWER: All deposits and final payments will be paid into an attorneys trust account; the Developer does not have access to your funds until transfer has taken place.
QUESTION: What security will be in place at Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village and the beachfront area will be fully secured. The perimeter will be secured by razor fencing, razor rolls and electric fencing, backed up by thermal CCTV cameras and patrolling security personnel.
QUESTION: How many units are to be built in the development? ANSWER: 271 units will be available with a choice of plans to suit your needs.
QUESTION: Are dogs and cats allowed on the estate? ANSWER: Dogs will be allowed in Node 1 and Node 2 of the estate, provided they are kept within a dogproof fenced area at the rear of your unit, subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor. Dogs are not allowed to roam freely within the conservation areas. All dogs must be kept on a secure leash or harness when walking with their owners around the lifestyle village. All vaccinations must be up to date. Cats will not be allowed in Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village due to the environmental nature of this unique piece of land. QUESTION: Is there any game on the estate? ANSWER: There are a number of species of game on the Estate, including duiker, impithi, bush buck, vervet monkeys, dassies, mongoose, wild pig, porcupine and other small animals.
QUESTION: What finishes will the roads in the development have? ANSWER: The roads will be hard surfaced with tar according to the municipal guidelines.
QUESTION: How is ownership secured? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village require a 10% deposit to be paid into the transferring attorney’s trust account and a signed Sale Agreement.
QUESTION: Who will manage Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: TSW Property Management Company will manage the estate with assistance from the body corporate which will be setup in terms of the Sectional Title Act.
QUESTION: Who finances the running costs of Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Owners will pay a monthly levy for the provision of services, including security, external maintenance of residences and gardens, insurance of buildings, internet connectivity and community centre facilities. The Body Corporate will be responsible for the financial management.
QUESTION: How much will levies be? ANSWER: We have estimated that levies will be between R2500 and R3150 depending on the size of the unit.
QUESTION: What is covered in the monthly levy? ANSWER: Security, communal facilities, fibre-ready internet connection (not including usage), Be Secure (medical alert services), buildings insurance of residential and communal buildings, exterior maintenance of residential units and maintenance of communal buildings, communal facilities electricity and water, garden service and refuse collection. QUESTION: What is not covered by the levy? ANSWER: Electricity, water, internet usage, municipal rates and personal contents insurance.
QUESTION: Is there a health care facility on site? ANSWER: Yes, there will be a basic overnight care facility in case of emergencies.
QUESTION: Can I alter the outside of my home in any way? ANSWER: We do allow alterations, however, they are subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor. QUESTION: Can I purchase a property if I am younger than 50? ANSWER: Yes, you can purchase a property, however, you will not be permitted to live in the property until the age of 50. There is an option to rent out your property but that should be done by private lease arrangement via Umdoni Point Estate Agents.
QUESTION: Can I have a personal splash pool? ANSWER: Yes, you may install a splash pool or jacuzzi at your own expense, subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor.
Frequently Asked Questions QUESTION: Who are the developers of Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village is led by Paul Tedder, who has over 20 years experience in building and property development.
QUESTION: How do we know the developer is financially sound and we will not lose our money? ANSWER: All deposits and final payments will be paid into an attorneys trust account; the Developer does not have access to your funds until transfer has taken place.
QUESTION: What security will be in place at Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village and the beachfront area will be fully secured. The perimeter will be secured by razor fencing, razor rolls and electric fencing, backed up by thermal CCTV cameras and patrolling security personnel.
QUESTION: How many units are to be built in the development? ANSWER: 271 units will be available with a choice of plans to suit your needs.
QUESTION: Are dogs and cats allowed on the estate? ANSWER: Dogs will be allowed in Node 1 and Node 2 of the estate, provided they are kept within a dogproof fenced area at the rear of your unit, subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor. Dogs are not allowed to roam freely within the conservation areas. All dogs must be kept on a secure leash or harness when walking with their owners around the lifestyle village. All vaccinations must be up to date. Cats will not be allowed in Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village due to the environmental nature of this unique piece of land. QUESTION: Is there any game on the estate? ANSWER: There are a number of species of game on the Estate, including duiker, impithi, bush buck, vervet monkeys, dassies, mongoose, wild pig, porcupine and other small animals.
QUESTION: What finishes will the roads in the development have? ANSWER: The roads will be hard surfaced with tar according to the municipal guidelines.
QUESTION: How is ownership secured? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village require a 10% deposit to be paid into the transferring attorney’s trust account and a signed Sale Agreement.
QUESTION: Who will manage Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: TSW Property Management Company will manage the estate with assistance from the body corporate which will be setup in terms of the Sectional Title Act.
QUESTION: Who finances the running costs of Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Owners will pay a monthly levy for the provision of services, including security, external maintenance of residences and gardens, insurance of buildings, internet connectivity and community centre facilities. The Body Corporate will be responsible for the financial management.
QUESTION: How much will levies be? ANSWER: We have estimated that levies will be between R2500 and R3150 depending on the size of the unit.
QUESTION: What is covered in the monthly levy? ANSWER: Security, communal facilities, fibre-ready internet connection (not including usage), Be Secure (medical alert services), buildings insurance of residential and communal buildings, exterior maintenance of residential units and maintenance of communal buildings, communal facilities electricity and water, garden service and refuse collection. QUESTION: What is not covered by the levy? ANSWER: Electricity, water, internet usage, municipal rates and personal contents insurance.
QUESTION: Is there a health care facility on site? ANSWER: Yes, there will be a basic overnight care facility in case of emergencies.
QUESTION: Can I alter the outside of my home in any way? ANSWER: We do allow alterations, however, they are subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor. QUESTION: Can I purchase a property if I am younger than 50? ANSWER: Yes, you can purchase a property, however, you will not be permitted to live in the property until the age of 50. There is an option to rent out your property but that should be done by private lease arrangement via Umdoni Point Estate Agents.
QUESTION: Can I have a personal splash pool? ANSWER: Yes, you may install a splash pool or jacuzzi at your own expense, subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor.
TEL: +27 (0)31 942 9699
Frequently Asked Questions QUESTION: Who are the developers of Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village is led by Paul Tedder, who has over 20 years experience in building and property development. QUESTION: How do we know the developer is financially sound and we will not lose our money? ANSWER: All deposits and final payments will be paid into an attorneys trust account; the Developer does not have access to your funds until transfer has taken place. QUESTION: What security will be in place at Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village and the beachfront area will be fully secured. The perimeter will be secured by razor fencing, razor rolls and electric fencing, backed up by thermal CCTV cameras and patrolling security personnel. QUESTION: How many units are to be built in the development? ANSWER: 271 units will be available with a choice of plans to suit your needs. QUESTION: Are dogs and cats allowed on the estate? ANSWER: Dogs will be allowed in Node 1 and Node 2 of the estate, provided they are kept within a dogproof fenced area at the rear of your unit, subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor. Dogs are not allowed to roam freely within the conservation areas. All dogs must be kept on a secure leash or harness when walking with their owners around the lifestyle village. All vaccinations must be up to date. Cats will not be allowed in Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village due to the environmental nature of this unique piece of land. QUESTION: Is there any game on the estate? ANSWER: There are a number of species of game on the Estate, including duiker, impithi, bush buck, vervet monkeys, dassies, mongoose, wild pig, porcupine and other small animals. QUESTION: What finishes will the roads in the development have? ANSWER: The roads will be hard surfaced with tar according to the municipal guidelines. QUESTION: How is ownership secured? ANSWER: Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village require a 10% deposit to be paid into the transferring attorney’s trust account and a signed Sale Agreement. QUESTION: Who will manage Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: TSW Property Management Company will manage the estate with assistance from the body corporate which will be setup in terms of the Sectional Title Act. QUESTION: Who finances the running costs of Umdoni Point Lifestyle Village? ANSWER: Owners will pay a monthly levy for the provision of services, including security, external maintenance of residences and gardens, insurance of buildings, internet connectivity and community centre facilities. The Body Corporate will be responsible for the financial management. QUESTION: How much will levies be? ANSWER: We have estimated that levies will be between R2500 and R3150 depending on the size of the unit. QUESTION: What is covered in the monthly levy? ANSWER: Security, communal facilities, fibre-ready internet connection (not including usage), Be Secure (medical alert services), buildings insurance of residential and communal buildings, exterior maintenance of residential units and maintenance of communal buildings, communal facilities electricity and water, garden service and refuse collection. QUESTION: What is not covered by the levy? ANSWER: Electricity, water, internet usage, municipal rates and personal contents insurance. QUESTION: Is there a health care facility on site? ANSWER: Yes, there will be a basic overnight care facility in case of emergencies. QUESTION: Can I alter the outside of my home in any way? ANSWER: We do allow alterations, however, they are subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor. QUESTION: Can I purchase a property if I am younger than 50? ANSWER: Yes, you can purchase a property, however, you will not be permitted to live in the property until the age of 50. There is an option to rent out your property but that should be done by private lease arrangement via Umdoni Point Estate Agents. QUESTION: Can I have a personal splash pool? ANSWER: Yes, you may install a splash pool or jacuzzi at your own expense, subject to prior approval from the body corporate and provided that you use an Umdoni Point recognised contractor.