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Sectional Title trustees cannot award themselves contracts
22 Sep 2022
Any owner in a Sectional Title scheme who is in good standing can become a trustee, and they can even nominate and vote for themselves should they wish.
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Understanding conditional clause when buying (or selling) a property
14 Sep 2022
As if property transactions weren’t already convoluted enough with reams of documentation and legalese to navigate, there are also often suspensive conditions included in the Offer to Purchase that needs to be met by one or both parties, and these need to be gone over with a fine tooth comb.
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How to safely cancel a residential lease agreement
05 Sep 2022
It is not always possible to see out the full term of your lease agreement and there may come a time when you need to cancel it for whatever reason. Not following the correct procedure can be costly though, says Tiaan Pretorius, manager for Seeff Centurion.
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A New bill will put government in charge of the deeds office
30 Aug 2022
The Deed Registries Amendment Bill seeks to put the minister of agriculture and land reform in direct charge of technical decisions around the Deeds Office.
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A New bill will put government in charge of the deeds office
Legal
30 Aug 2022
Tax tips for homeowners
Legal
18 Aug 2022
Specialist loans can help protect value in sectional title schemes
Legal
16 Aug 2022
What is a legacy file, and why do you need one for your home?
Legal
29 Jun 2022
A guide to subletting
Legal
20 Jun 2022
6 Things you need to do when you want to add an additional story to your home
Legal
24 May 2022
When is eviction legal? All you need to know about dealing with problem tenants
Legal
05 May 2022
Insurance bascis - roof maintenance matters
Legal
26 Apr 2022
KZN Floods - The Impact on Rental Properties and Property in the Process of Being Purchased
Legal
21 Apr 2022
Creating sectional title conduct rules that work
Legal
25 Mar 2022
Insurance basics for sectional title schemes
Legal
22 Mar 2022
Debt collection in sectional titles - do it yourself or get a professional?
Legal
18 Mar 2022
Tax and your property transactions
Legal
16 Mar 2022
Sectional Titles and the POPI Act - what you need to know
Legal
14 Mar 2022
Property ownership and marriage - what you need to know
Legal
21 Feb 2022
New Property Practitioners Act provides better protection for all
Legal
09 Feb 2022
Can a Home Owners’ Association impose speeding limits & fines?
Legal
31 Jan 2022
Sellers and landlords take note, new Property Act requires disclosure of defects
Legal
27 Jan 2022
Community housing schemes also need electrical compliance certificates
Legal
20 Jan 2022
What you need to know about property compliance certificates
Legal
13 Jan 2022
Simple guidelines that make submitting an offer less daunting
Legal
06 Dec 2021
Top tips for getting your rental deposit back
Legal
02 Dec 2021
Fixtures and Fittings: What goes and what stays
Legal
25 Nov 2021
Understanding your home loan: property and finance jargon explained
Legal
08 Nov 2021
How marriage contracts affect homeownership
Legal
18 Oct 2021
The condition report, the voetstoots clause, and what they mean for property buyers and sellers
Legal
07 Oct 2021
Free training to empower women in community housing schemes
Legal
13 Sep 2021
Renters: Make sure to note these points in the rental agreement
Legal
13 Aug 2021