04 April 2019Pretoria Registrar's Circular No. 03 of 2019: Withdrawal of paragraph 3.15 of Registrar's Circular 1/2019 regarding the date of a resolution.
04 April 2019A residential estate may allow any preferred fibre network provider to instal fibre in existing duct infrastructure owned by the estate, if there is enough space to do so.
11 April 2019Riaan Mogamat Amardien and Others v Registrar of Deeds and Others: Land instalment sale - when does the debt become due and payable.
18 April 2019Consequences of an estate agency converting from being a CC to a Company and Fidelity Fund Certificates not being issued to the correct entity.
09 May 2019The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) recently published new Conveyancing Fees Guidelines which apply to instructions received as from 1 June 2019.
30 May 2019The Conveyancing Tables have been updated to reflect the changes to the Recommended Guideline of Fees for conveyancing which came into effect on 01 June 2019.
12 September 2019Landlord and Tenant – Rights and Obligations by Dr Sayed Iqbal Mohamed is a very useful and welcome guide to the rights, duties and responsibilities landlords and tenants owe each other.
19 September 2019A verbal contract for the sale, exchange or donation of land, or of any “interest in land” – such as a right of way, is invalid – Jack Crook discusses a recent case.
19 September 2019A desperate attempt to avoid the consequences of accepting an OTP, based on only one spouse having signed the OTP, and a ‘successful sale’ of property meaning its ‘registration of transfer’.
26 September 2019Deon Welz discusses a recent SCA decision regarding HOAs granting preferential marketing rights to estate agencies in return for a percentage of the sales value of the property.