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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
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
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
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
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
The outcome of South Africa’s first climate change court case could set an important precedent. Judgment has been reserved, following compelling
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
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
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
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
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
Is there more to preparing a will than recording your wishes in writing, signing the document and keeping it somewhere
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.
Cape Town’s First-time Buyers Opting for Jozi Address Johannesburg is becoming the...
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.
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.
While the slowing economy has not as yet caused a decline in the percentage of home loans
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
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
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
What is an 'usufruct'? Although the name sounds strange because it is a Latin term, the...