November 11, 2019

Rental considerations for landlords

Investing in a property can be one of the best decisions you make. It is also one of the investments you need to consider most carefully […]
November 6, 2019

All for one, one for all

Where starter homes in quiet suburbs used to be the norm when it came to first buys for working professionals and young couples, it seems like […]
October 15, 2019

Don’t get caught in a fix

Fixer-upper properties. We all know and love them. There’s something about finding the perfect property that might be a little dated or run down and fixing […]
February 26, 2019

TO EVICT OR NOT TO EVICT

The rental market There is an ever-increasing demand for rental properties (compared to the ownership of housing) across the country driven in the main by affordability […]
November 15, 2018

FIRST-TIME HOME BUYER?

Buying a property is a rather big deal, which is why you should be sure that you are able to afford it before you end up […]
October 26, 2018

THE APPLICATION OF ESTA IN EVICTIONS

All evictions in South African law (whether it be for a defaulting tenant or an unlawful occupier of land), are governed by the Prevention of Illegal […]
December 11, 2017

WHEN DOES THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT COVER PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS?

The introduction of the Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 (hereinafter referred to as “CPA”) was widely praised by many South Africans for providing greater protection […]
September 18, 2017

LANDLORD’S HYPOTHEC OVER TENANTS BELONGINGS

The landlord’s tacit hypothec is a form of a real right recognised in law. The hypothec is understood to be “tacit” because it is implied without […]
May 24, 2017

THE REGISTRATION PROCESS

There comes a point in everyone’s lives where they are faced with the dilemma and rigmarole of purchasing a property. Although it is an exciting time, […]