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A fact or a fallacy?

Audrey Gwangwa considers whether it is a fact or a fallacy that the South African deeds registration system, one of the best in the world, still guarantees security of title.

Sectional Titles

LSSA comments

The LSSA has made a number of comments about the Sectional Titles Amendment Act 2017, including the view that developers need to make more affidavits.

Sectional Titles

MCS Courier - August 2017

The August 2017 issue of MCS Courier includes: precedents and the Ombud service; the calculation of Ombud levies; and having four member bodies corporate.

Property24

Property 24/10 - 371

This week on Property24.com: 1 000s to benefit from Cape Town housing project; tax when selling your home; and agents need to understand the world of investment.

Web Bytes

Web Bytes - 647

This week: Know your rights as a neighbour; home ownership can boost your retirement income; and good economic indicators could start a property market turnaround.

General

Beware of the 'Ides' - II

John Christie offers further insights and reminds practitioners that applications to Court also have to comply with the provisions of section 56 of the Sectional Titles Act.

General

Consolidation confusion

Allen West clarifies the practice around the necessity for a lodgement of a consent by the City of Tshwane for the registration of a certificate of consolidated title.

Property24

Property 24/10 - 370

This week on Property24.com: Cape Town CBD sectional titles tick all investment and living boxes; green features that buyers look for; and are solar panels a fire risk?

General

Section 88 of the DRA

Audrey Gwangwa gives a practical guide to practitioners for postnuptial notarial contracts executed in terms of section 88 of the Deeds Registries Act 47 of 1937.

Web Bytes

Web Bytes - 646

This week: Property Barometer - House Price Index; most Cape Town properties have a right to a second dwelling; and historical debt saga: What happens next?