e-Conveyancing New

A new conveyancing platform

The Law Society of Scotland in conjunction with ESPC and BDB Estate Agency Software is planning to launch a new digital platform - Altis - this year.

Property24 New

Property 24/10 - 290

This week on property remains a safe haven in 2016; liability for weather damage; landlords must communicate with tenants; and tax season must-knows.

Law Reports New

The S118(3) Monster - I

Peter Livanos has some sound advice for sellers with outstanding municipal debts following the recent judgment of City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality v PJ Mitchell.

Law Reports New

The S118(3) Monster - II

Chantelle Gladwin discusses the implications (but not the correctness of) the Supreme Court of Appeal decision in City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality v PJ Mitchell.

Web Bytes New

Web Bytes - 566

This week: The myth of 5-6% p.a. house price growth – it was only 1% p.a.; First quarter Housing review; and the effect of an interest rate hike on commercial property.

Sectional Titles

Paddocks Press - January 2016

This month's newsletter includes: AGM season; notice confusion around managing agent contract termination; visitor parking bays; and the nature of the pool area.


Property 24/10 - 289

This week on Investing in hotel apartments; IEASA Western Cape calendar of events in February; and UCT shines in South Africa's first Greenovate awards.


s118: Cpt - Incorrect payments

An increase in the number of incorrect payments and application rejections means that as from 08 February certain problematic applications will be rejected and closed.

Law Reports

Secure your commission

Jack Crook discusses a case where it was held that FCCs must be issued in the name of the relevant Co or CC and another which underscored clarifying "trading as".


Subsidy for new home owners

The DOH in the Western Cape has un-allocated funds for home owners and buyers with approved loans and wants as many Flisp applications as possible by April.