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Non-Paying Residential Tenants - What Constitute An Illegal Eviction By Property Owners

An owner can only initiate the eviction process if the tenant is in illegal occupation of the property

Rental Insurance For Landlords - Protection Against Surge In Legal Costs Due To Defaulting Tenants

In the current economic circumstances and the growing problem of non-paying tenants in the South African property rental market

What Is A Reasonable Cancellation Penalty When A Residential Lease Agreements Is Terminated ITO Cons

In the unsettled current economic circumstances created by CV-19, tenants are often unable to continue with fixed-term residential lease agreements,

COVID-19 Lockdown Level 4 - 7 Most Pressing Questions For Residential Property Landlords & Tenants

This article by Michelle Dickens of TPN provides practical solutions to 7 of the most pressing questions in the SA property rental market

Do Tenants Have To Pay Rent During The Lockdown - Or Are They Entitled To A Reduced Rent?

Subsequent the commencement of the nationwide COVID-19-lockdown, both landlords and tenants are facing an exceptional situation

What Is The Law On Force Majeure Regarding Commercial Leases In SA?

The first fake news campaign about landlords not being allowed to charge tenants any rentals for the next 3 months due to the recently announced 21 days

What Does One Month Written Notice To End A Rental Agreement Means?

The Rental Housing Act 50 of 1999 ("the Act") governs all residential lease agreements in South Africa

Can You Rent A Property While Under Debt Review?

"I've been struggling to pay off my debt and to manage my finances. As a result, I am now under debt review"

Rental Housing Tribunal Rule On "Unfair" Penalty For Early Cancellation Of Lease

is simply that a case like this is unique in light of the sale" It is business practice that a tenant has to pay a penalty, depending on the terms of the lease

Does my rental agreement or lease terminate if the landlord dies?

Lease agreements do not generally terminate on the death of the landlord.
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