Registrar's Circulars New

Chief Registrar's Circular 03/2017

Chief Registrar’s Circular No. 3 of 2017: Conditions relating to mineral rights in title deeds to immovable property.

Registrar's Circulars New

Chief Registrar's Circular 04/2017

Chief Registrar’s Circular No. 4 of 2017: Rectification of title deeds and updating of deeds registry records regarding the vesting of state land.

General New

Estate problem

An interesting question has arisen and needs to be answered about how one deals with land in a Liquidation and Distribution account when nobody wants to own it. 

Property24 New

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This week on Residential property still a good investment; top safety tips for sellers on viewing and show days; and what do SA buyers really want?

Web Bytes New

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This week: How to get an NQF 4 or NQF 5 qualification; subdued residential building activity; and the merits of historical municipal debt argued at ConCourt.

Law Reports

Amber Mountain

Amber Mountain Investments: a seller is liable for a property's rates only up to the date of transfer and therefore a clearance certificate can't be withheld once paid.


Property 24/10 - 354

This week on Understanding affordable housing; the role of the Rental Housing Tribunal; and what constitutes a breach of contract in property sales.


The Law of Servitudes

The Law of Servitudes: A valuable guide for lawyers, conveyancers, academics, students and deeds office staff about the law, practice and procedure of servitudes.

IT & the Lawyer

Understand the technology

Law Practice Today: Three compelling reasons are given and expanded upon as to why solo and small firm lawyers need to understand their technology.

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This week: A new set of Cape Town and Gauteng indices - one booming and the other mediocre; when you need building approval; and estates need rental policies.