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FREE WILLS FOR WOMEN FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST!

Neil Parker Attorneys Incorporated is offering FREE wills for all women for the entire month of...

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OVER SIZED HOUSE PLANTS MAKE A COME BACK – JULY 2019

Remember décor in the 80’s and 90’s?  Cane furniture, pot plants by the dozen hanging from...

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National Wills Week 11-15 September 2017

Make an appointment with Neil Parker Attorneys to draft your will - FREE during National Wills Week from 11 to 15 September 2017. Contact us now not to miss this opportunity!

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Are you sure your will is compliant with the Law?

Joost van der Westhuizen’s lawyer will soon be launching an urgent court application that his last will be declared valid. That is after the Master of the High Court refused to accept

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Neil Parker Attorneys – New Changes Regarding Family Trusts

In accordance with a new rule the Master must now appoint an independent trustee where the trust is registered for the first time with the Master

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Can I Contract Using My Cellphone?

The passing of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act ("the Act") means that it is now possible to contract by means of data messages, which includes e-mails

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Can I, as a non resident seller, take my property sale proceeds out of the country ?

The answer to this question is yes. Money which emanated from a foreign source to buy the property, together with any profit, proportionate to that

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Neil Parker Attorneys – Buying Immovable Property From A Non-Resident Seller

From 1 September 2007, a purchaser of immovable property (which has been disposed of in excess of R2 million) is obliged to withhold the amounts set out

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Judgment reserved in South Africa’s first climate change court case

The outcome of South Africa’s first climate change court case could set an important precedent. Judgment has been reserved, following compelling

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Neil Parker Attorneys – Transfer Fee

The fees charged by conveyancers for transfers of immovable property are based on the recommended fee guidelines issued by the Law Society of South Africa

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Neil Parker Attorneys – Attorney trust account

Attorney's Responsibility for Client Funds. When you give your attorney money -- or when your attorney obtains money on your behalf -- that transaction comes with legal

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Estate Planning Neil Parker Attorneys

Estate planning involves the arrangement of your assets so that they may be moved – in the most efficient way possible -to the people whom you wish to inherit

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Neil Parker Attorneys – Real Estate Attorneys

Residential real estate is usually an owner's biggest asset. However, the process of selling a home can be difficult, and even after the sale is concluded, legal

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Neil Parker Attorneys Notarial Services

Which country you intend to use documents in will determine the nature of the authentication process that you will have to follow. A fairly simple

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Neil Parker Attorneys preparing wills

Is there more to preparing a will than recording your wishes in writing, signing the document and keeping it somewhere

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Buying property in trust

If you buy a property in the name of a company, the offer to purchase can state that Joe Bloggs acts in his capacity as an agent of a company to be formed.

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Neil
by Neil

Cape Town’s First-time Buyers Opting for Jozi Address

Cape Town’s First-time Buyers Opting for Jozi Address   Johannesburg is becoming the...

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What do I need to buy a house?

Consider how big your home needs to be to suit your needs. How close do you need to be to schools, public transport, work and other amenities.

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The Right Attorney Can Speed Up Your Property Transfer

During a property sale transaction, selecting the right attorney for the job can make all the difference to how long the transfer process will take.

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by Neil

Banks Increased Deposit Requirements – Let Us Help With Structuring Your Transaction

While the slowing economy has not as yet caused a decline in the percentage of home loans

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by Neil

Attorneys Selling Property … Makes Sense

For many people, buying or selling a house is one of the most significant transactions of their life, and it stands to reason that you’d want to turn to a

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You, Yes You, Can Sell Property Privately

In the distant past selling your property required the services of an agent because they controlled the market. Remember that there was no internet, so a seller

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Entitlement to Agent Commission

To the point article by Allen West: In instances where an estate agent introduces a prospective purchaser to a seller, but the eventual contract is

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What is an ‘usufruct’?

What is an 'usufruct'?   Although the name sounds strange because it is a Latin term, the...

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