General New

CPA v the voetstoots clause

Jack Crook emphasises the need for both sellers and buyers (of anything) to understand how the Consumer Protection Act affects the common “voetstoots” (“as is”) clause.

Property24 New

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This week on Beware ‘fake’ credit providers; Cape water crisis highlights challenges; and optimism ‘rocket fuel’ for Joburg’s luxury homes market.

Registrar's Circulars New

Pta Registrar's Circulars 01-02/2018

Pretoria RCs No 1 and 2 of  2018: clarity regarding the establishment of townships and how to deal with the incorrect spelling of Township names respectively.

Practice Management New

Significant Leadership Programme - 2018

The Significant Leadership Programme™ - is a leadership programme for female lawyers with a focus on the attorneys' profession and its unique business models.

Web Bytes New

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This week: Let taxman help pay for home office; Residential Property Indices; and can we trust real estate predictions?


A competitive edge

Lexis®WinDeed gives the conveyancing industry a competitive edge, resulting in higher output and faster turnaround times in the processing of property sales and registrations.


Lease premiums

Graeme Palmer discusses the tax treatment of lease premiums in the light of a recently released draft interpretation note by SARS.

Practice Management

Legal Practice Act seminar

Albert Lamey and Pat Ellis, the authors of The South African Legal Practitioner – A commentary on the Legal Practice Act will be  running a half-day course in April in Cape Town and Pretoria.


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This week on Top trends for over-50s home buyers; safeguarding your money through the property transfer process; and to sell or hold.

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This week: ‘On-Demand’ expectation from consumers challenges the property industry; Treasury hastens title deed handover to poor homes; and building statistics.