Registrar's Circulars New

Chief Registrar's Circular 01/2019

Chief Registrar's Circular No. 01 of 2019: Implementation of the amendments to regulation 68 (lost title deeds and bonds) has been suspended until further notice.

Registrar's Circulars New

Pretoria Registrar's Circular 01/2019

Pretoria Registrar's Circular No. 01 of 2019: To provide guidance to managers, examiners and conveyancers on uncertain aspects of the consultation process.

Property24 New

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This week on Focus on homeownership will do wonders for SA’s economy; divorce, property and transfer duty; and how fake agents scam tenants.

General New

Property Practitioners Bill Commentary - 3

Deon Welz discusses aspects of the Property Practitioners Fidelity Fund including its purpose; control and management; claims; payments; fees; and co-operation by claimants.

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This week: Budget 2019 - no change to transfer duty; Cape Town General Valuation Roll for 2019 open for inspection; and Property Practitoners Act won't protect against dodgy estate agents.

IT & the Lawyer

Phishing scam

In the light of a recent phishing attack Lexis® Convey has published a reminder with some guidelines to encourage the safe usage of their software.


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This week on A National Budget 'wish list' to boost SA’s property market; book for intern estate agent training in PE; and Gen Z is about to hit the property market.


Property Practitioners Bill Commentary - 2

Deon Welz discusses the transformation of the property sector; compliance and enforcement; the PPRA’S duty to adjudicate on disputes; and finances.

People & News

Social Justice Conference

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng will be the keynote speaker at this year's Social Justice Conference on “Transformation Through Mediation – Addressing Family Realities & Societal Issues”.

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This week: Mabola breathes again – leave to appeal refused; unconventional housing trends: shift to a smarter space; and property market sentiment improves.