November 15, 2022

Holiday homes: An overview of the property time-sharing control act

An overview of the Property Time-Sharing Control Act and the Vacational Ownership /  Time-Share industry. Part 1 Part two will look at the National Consumer Commission […]
October 5, 2022

Rights of a foreign parent with a child as a citizen of South Africa

A foreigner’s immigration status is determined by the relevant visa or permanent residence permit and the rights and obligations related to it, as granted to them […]
October 5, 2022

The Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act No. 70 of 1970 Explained: Part 1

The subdivision of agricultural land or “farmland” is regulated by the Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act No. 70 of 1970 (hereafter “the Act”) which came into […]
October 5, 2022

Transfer duty – No surprises – part 2

The Transfer Duty Act 40/1949 (“the Act”) states that transfer duty (duty) is to be levied on any property acquired by any person by way of […]
October 5, 2022

When your tenant ‘does a duck’

Tips for landlords when their tenant does a disappearing act Everyone who has let out property knows that sickening feeling when you find out that your […]
September 12, 2022

Landlord and Tenant Inspections

The Rental Housing Amendment Act[1], section 4B (4) and (5) determines that the tenant and property owner must jointly, before the tenant moves into the dwelling, […]
September 12, 2022

Think before you sign: 5 things to consider before signing a contract

The simple definition of a contract is where an offer by one party is accepted by the other party. These parties are the contracting parties. There […]
September 12, 2022

Talem qualem: Take the victim as you find him

Legal causation can be distinguished from factual causation. Factual causation can be described as answering the question of whether the conduct of a wrongdoer caused the […]
September 12, 2022

Lost your original title deed? What do you do?

Before the transfer takes place, the owner (seller) must make a written application to the registrar of deeds, requesting a certificate of the registered title (CRT) […]
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