Registrar's Circulars New

Cape Registrar's Circular 02/2016

Cape Town Registrar's Circular No. 2 of 2016: The effect of the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act 8 of 2011 on Deeds Office practices and procedures.

e-Conveyancing New

Modernising the process

UK: The Conveyancing Association has published a paper on ‘Modernising the Home Moving Process’ outlining a future, more certain and transparent process.

Property24 New

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This week on Estate agents asked to comment on Cape Town's proposed signage by-laws and Property portals now the 'go to' for home hunters.

General New

Town planning

Maike Gohl and Jonathan Salant discuss Pieterse v Lephalale Municipality regarding appeals to a provincial authority for town planning decisions taken by municipalities.

Web Bytes New

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This week: Tenants can now rent via an online auction; continued declining household credit and mortgage balances growth; and eConveyancing starts to take shape.

Sectional Titles

Effect on trustees

Sascha Beck discusses the effect of the Community Schemes Ombud Services and the Sectional Title Schemes Management Acts on the responsibilities of trustees.

Registrar's Circulars

Examiner's note

Examiner's Note - Johannesburg: The purpose which is to provide clarity in respect of certain matters discussed in Chief Registrar's Circular No 13 of 2016.

People & News

LSSA opposing an application

The LSSA is opposing an application to the High Court: Gauteng Division by Proxi Smart for their wanting to render certain conveyancing-related services. 


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This week on What a reserve fund means for sectional title owners; the future of transformation in SA's property industry; and being 'green' and 'smart'.

Web Bytes

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This week: We digitally disrupted ourselves; central Cape Town living 'embraced by millennials'; and investment in residential property continues to shine.