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The Tenant's Deposit

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In lease agreements relating to residential property, the landlord is obliged by the Rental Housing Act to place the amount received as a lease deposit

Interest On Deposit In Attorney Trust Account

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With effect from 1 March 2019, interest earned on moneys invested by your attorney in a designated trust account

Cape Town Property Rates Increase? You Can Object To New Valuations

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The current General Valuation Roll, known as GV2018, was certified by the City of Cape Town's Municipal Valuer on 31 January 2019.

Amendment To Deeds Registries Act - Lost Title Deeds & Mortgage Bonds

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From 25 February 2019 onwards, if you have lost your title deed and want to apply to replace it, the application must be published in the Government Gazette.

Increase In Domestic Workers' Wages Effective 3 December

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The Department of Labour yesterday announced the wage increases for all domestic workers, effective from 3 December 2018, as follows:

Common Property Problems Cause Damage To Section: Can I Claim?

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The Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act obliges the body corporate to maintain a scheme's common property. Owners are in turn required to repair and mainta

I Was Awarded The House In My Divorce But Now Need To Pay Transfer Duties?

Category Property Thought Of The Week

When X, recently divorced, approached her conveyancer with an instruction to register transfer of the property that was awarded to her in the divorce settlement

Timing In Agreements: Year-End Always Creates Delays In Property Transfers

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As we approach the festive season, remember to pay close attention to the dates inserted in agreements for the sale or purchase of immovable property.

What You Should Know When A Trust Is Party To A Sale Agreement

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The ABC Family Trust sells a sectional title unit to X.

Electronic Signatures and Deeds Registration

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Recently the first ever property transfer transaction was registered in a deeds office in South Africa where the seller’s Power of Attorney to Pass Transfer was

 

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