09 February 2017Sable Hills Waterfront Estate- Obligation of HOA members to pay levies for stands and units in a development is a question of interpreting the articles of association.
16 February 2017Registrar's Circular 01/2017 - Cape Town and Kimberley: effect of the change of jurisdiction of Registrars of Deeds of Cape Town and Kimberley from 1 March.
02 March 2017The Conveyancing Tables have been updated to reflect the recent changes to transfer duty announced in the Budget, which came into effect on the 01 March 2017.
02 March 2017Government Gazette No. 40649, Notice No. R. 175, of 28 February 2017 sees a new Schedule of Fees of Office for Deeds Registries coming into effect on the 1st of April.
09 March 2017Jack Crook discusses a recent case which shows yet again how essential it is to double-check that your Fidelity Fund Certificate (FFC) is both current and valid.
16 March 2017Carmel Rickard discusses Lochner v Schaefer Incorporated and Others in which compensation was sought from conveyancers who had fallen victim to a cyberscam.
30 March 2017The Conveyancing Tables have been updated to reflect the recent changes to Deeds Office Fees which come into effect on the 01 April 2017.
30 March 2017Limpopo Registrar's Circular Nos. 1-3 of 2017: Establishment of and a general overview of the key procedures that will be applicable in the Limpopo Deeds Registry.
20 April 2017Jack Crook highlights a recent High Court decision which once again reminds buyers and developers to do their homework before buying or developing property.
26 April 2017The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) recently published new Conveyancing Fee Guidelines which apply to instructions received as from 1 May 2017.