Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has tabled a generally favourable budget for property, by raising the Transfer duty threshold from R750 000 to R900 000.
This month: Quorum requirements and voting procedures at annual general meetings; the CSOS duties of executives; and investing body corporate funds.
This week on Property24: Cape Town's former 'slums' now desirable; STSMA stipulates 17 instances for special resolutions; and paying extra money into a homeloan.
UK: Digital optimists have welcomed an overdue development that could make paperless conveyancing a reality after false starts. But there are reasons to be sceptical.
Conveyancing and New Developments Update - Allen West will be holding an online webinar on the 20th of February for those who missed the January seminars.
Registrar's Circular 01/2017 - Cape Town and Kimberley: effect of the change of jurisdiction of Registrars of Deeds of Cape Town and Kimberley from 1 March.
UK: Electronic documents validated with digital signatures will finally replace paper property deeds if a set of proposals by Land Registry is approved.
This week on Property24.com: Avoiding 'eviction order denied' in one step; tips for choosing a good property; and why interest rates shouldn't dictate your decision to buy.