IT & the Lawyer New

A zero cost calculator

A transfer, bond cost and repayment calculator is a must have tool for a conveyancing practice website. Paddy Crook, goes into the details, and it is 100% free.

Law Reports New

Moosa v Harnaker

An overdue decision: s2C(1) Wills Act: definition of a surviving spouse includes spouses in marriages concluded according to Muslim rites – Constitutional Court to confirm.

Property24 New

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This week on Commercial property investors must do their due diligence; six things estate agents do behind the scenes; and Property24 is the best.

e-Conveyancing New

S118: Cpt - Automation of refund

City of Cape Town: The "Instruction to Process Refund" form has become mandatory in the automation of refunds for the final seller account(s) in the S118 process.

Web Bytes New

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This week: Conveyancers more than just 'middlemen'; a worldwide trust crisis forces real estate agents to adapt; and 2017 residential affordability improvements are slipping.


A fact or a fallacy?

Audrey Gwangwa considers whether it is a fact or a fallacy that the South African deeds registration system, one of the best in the world, still guarantees security of title.

Sectional Titles

LSSA comments

The LSSA has made a number of comments about the Sectional Titles Amendment Act 2017, including the view that developers need to make more affidavits.

Sectional Titles

MCS Courier - August 2017

The August 2017 issue of MCS Courier includes: precedents and the Ombud service; the calculation of Ombud levies; and having four member bodies corporate.


Property 24/10 - 371

This week on 1 000s to benefit from Cape Town housing project; tax when selling your home; and agents need to understand the world of investment.

Web Bytes

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This week: Know your rights as a neighbour; home ownership can boost your retirement income; and good economic indicators could start a property market turnaround.