Mirror, mirror on the door: court rules on brilliant garage dispute at posh Johannesburg estate

Mirror, mirror on the door: court rules on brilliant garage dispute at posh Johannesburg estate

Mirror, mirror on the door: court rules on brilliant garage dispute at posh Johannesburg estate

Cedar Lakes Estate in Johannesburg. (Cedar Lakes Estate Homeowners Association – Jhb, SA/Facebook)

A resident of a posh Johannesburg housing estate was so determined to keep his mirror-finished garage door that he dragged his homeowners’ association to court when they ordered him to remove it.

Sashen Reddy, trustee of The Emerald Trust, which owns the house, and iProtect Trustees (Pty) Ltd, approached the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg to appeal a judge’s decision who had ordered the door removed.

Last week, the court ruled in favor of Reddy in his case against the Cedar Lakes Homeowners Association (CLHOA), which manages the luxury development north of Fourways.

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