Property transfers have been seriously delayed by the depressed economy and the COVID 19 Pandemic, resulting in normal turnaround times being seriously disrupted. Some Sellers may need to make up lost time to meet their plans and obligations.
The global trend of digitisation is relentless, and it really is time now for the law to change to facilitate E-signatures on sale of immovable property agreements.
Whilst you remain at home under the Government lockdown, you might be tempted to buy and sell, lease and rent properties online. This is what you need to know.
Here are the observations from experienced and qualified Architects, who give us the inside story about the chaos and delays in the Johannesburg City Council, regarding the Approval of House Building Plans.
Find out what a SPLUMA (Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act) Certificate is and how municipalities customize their own by-laws within the SPLUMA framework.
The modern-day Mortgage Bond is a combination of a pledge together with an acknowledgement to repay the loan to the bank.
Find out what the procedure is to get a new copy of your title deed. Read about the amendments for the issue of a certified copy under Regulation 68(1).
The changes in Value Added Tax will affect Estate Agents Selling Commission as of 1 April 2018. Find out how to prepare for the change.
What is urban densification and how does it affect you? The Council has a policy of encouraging more and more people to live and occupy the existing areas within the city of Johannesburg. The practical effect is to allow developers to erect more and more smaller and more compact apartments in the city. The City …
Find out who, why and how much should be paid for the issue of a Rates & Taxes & Levy Clearance Certificate.