e-Conveyancing New

No paper certificates

Australia - Paper certificates for property transactions once gave a sense of land ownership but new laws are changing that.

Sectional Titles New

Paddocks Press - July 2016

The edition includes: SPLUMA, LUPA, and the Cape Town by-law on HOAs; cellphone masts on common property; and an owner's failure to maintain their section or EUA.

Property24 New

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This week on Property24: Book a spot at Women in Property Conference; insurance claim ratios in a nutshell; and only 21% of SA architects are women - what to do?

General New

Special offer

LSSA (LEAD) is offering a 20% discount for the Practitioner's Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice to Conveyancing Seminar attendees and Webinar participants.

Web Bytes New

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This week: Just Property gives its clients homeownership tools; this year's Rode-Reim 2016 Property Conference; and liability for levies when units are sold.

Registrar's Circulars

Chief Registrar's Circular 11/2016

Chief Registrar's Circular No. 11 of 2016: Change of name concerning VKB Landbou (Pty) Ltd to VKB Beleggings (Pty) Ltd.


Property 24/10 - 317

This week on Property24: Cape Town celebrates architectural innovation; selling your B&B guesthouse for a tidy profit; and quick value-adding renovations when selling.


Transfer and registration

Thabo Nqhome argues that the last sentence of paragraph 3.3.2 of CRC 16/1998 does not appreciate the subtle difference between a transfer and a registration of a transfer.

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This week: How to handle a defaulting tenant; the planning phase for new housing is contracting; and price decline in houses is not widespread by historic standards.

Practice Management

Finding New Ways

The Finding New Ways for Women to lead in Law 2016 conference will be held on the 9th of September in Johannesburg and the 16th of September in Cape Town.