Many co-apply with a partner or family member to up their chances of buying their dream home or investment property. But what happens if things turn sour?
With effect from 1 January 2020, if you have lost your Deed of Transfer, registered Lease Agreement, Notarial Deed or Notarial Bond, you should expect a 4 weeks delay in the registration process.
An Apostille Certificate can only be used to authenticate the origin of public documents, such as birth certificates, etc.
The signature of any legal document, which is to be signed outside of South Africa, must be authenticated. This means that in terms of Rule 63 of the High Court, any contract, power of attorney, affidavit or other document, must have its signature verified by a recognised Governmental authority. The authenticating official certifies that he …