General New

Check the Title Deed

If you are buying property this festive season, or any time for that matter, Jack Crook explains the crucial importance of first checking the title deed.

General New

Closing dates

The various Deeds Offices recently communicated their formal closing dates for 2018, as well as their year-end arrangements for registration of transactions.

Sectional Titles New

Paddocks Press - November 2018

The November edition includes: The Cape Town Water Amendment By-law; ST administrative management; and are mezzanine floors an extension of a section?

Property24 New

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This week on Tips for buying a beach house; tech upgrades that will boost your home’s value; and downsize early to start enjoying your 'golden years'.

Web Bytes New

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This week: 2019 Property market outlook; AI could pose a cyber threat to conveyancers; and the estate agency sectors' implementation of the FIC Act.


eDRS - Registrar's updates -II

Dates for engagements with Registrars of Deeds in Mpumalanga, Limpopo, Kimberley and Mahikeng, and reminders for Pietermaritzburg, Mthatha and King William's Town.


Lending and selling

Jack Crook discusses when one is required to register as a credit provider as a result of lending to a friend or selling property on credit.


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This week on Four things top estates do to increase property and rental values; and five money-savvy ‘property resolutions’ for 2019.

Practice Management

Risk Alert Bulletin - November 2018

Correctly designating investment accounts; attorney's practice pitfalls and preventing professional negligence claims; and is your practice ready for the Legal Practice Act?

Web Bytes

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This week: High costs mean investors are looking elsewhere; MPs adopt the Property Practitioners Bill; and 2019's "theme" is an ongoing gradual real property price correction.