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Honesty is the best policy

When selling your house,disclose all defects you know of to potential buyers, or risk expensive litigation and damages claims - Jack Crook reports on a recent High Court case.

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MCS Courier - October 2018

The arrear levies conundrum - Undue protection of defaulters; a self-defeating policy; and how many types of levies are there in fact?

Property24 New

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This week on Cape Town’s rental market in 2019; how to spot and avoid rental scams; and buying property in a trust.

e-Conveyancing New

Top of class

Mangaung Municipality in Bloemfontein has made impressive improvements with its automated municipal processes largely due to the implementation of Lexis® RatesClearance.

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This week: Property market sentiment declines in the third quarter; NSW trials Blockchain for conveyancing; and BetterBond's new brand identity is in the name.

Practice Management

LPC Council members elected

The names of the 10 attorneys and 6 advocates elected to the Legal Practice Council have been announced by the National Forum on the Legal Profession.


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This week on Buyers, don't start renovations before the transfer goes through; what a technical recession means; and POPI Act must knows.

Practice Management

Remaining chapters

A letter from Robert Burawundi about changes to the remaining chapters of the Legal Practice Act which are scheduled for implementation on the 1st of November.


Rescue procedures

Tania Shawe discusses the effect of the provision of rescue procedures under the New Companies Act 71 of 2008 on the Registrar of Deeds.

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This week: Getting rid of illegal tenants; things to know before buying a heritage home; and new rules in UK to force conveyancers to disclose referral fees.