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Owning property without a will

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If you die without a will, an administrator will have to be appointed to administer your estate which will be distributed according to the laws of intestate suc

Awaiting your deposit

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What to know when your landlord has your deposit and has failed to pay it out

Renting property to foreigners

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Co-ownership is when one or more people jointly own the same property. In essence, it is when they legally share ownership without dividing the property into ph

Occupiers who can’t be evicted under the EST Act

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The Prevention of Illegal Eviction and Occupation of Land Act 19 of 1998 (PIE Act) provides, inter alia, the procedures for the eviction of unlawful occupiers.

The Sale agreement: Can I use the cooling-off period if I change my mind?

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The Consumer Protection Act has some serious implications for agents selling property - for one, a disgruntled purchaser can get out of a sale agreement within

Fearing Foreclosure: What are your rights as the homeowner?

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The recent junk status announcement has shaken us into a quick action of tightening our belts and letting go of luxuries to afford our day to day expenses.

My tenant failed to pay rent: Can I kick him out?

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If your tenant has failed to pay his or her rent, it can be tempting to simply kick them out yourself and change the locks. However, do so would be considered i

Managing disputes over a deceased relative’s estate

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The Administration of Estates Act, 1965, determines what must happen with an estate after a person’s death. There are certain steps that should be taken to

Will I inherit a property's municipal debt?

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On 23 May 2017, the Constitutional Court heard an application for confirmation of an order of the High Court of South Africa, that declared section 118(3) of th

The basics of estate duty

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When a person dies, they leave behind an estate which includes everything they own. Estate Duty is payable on the estate of every person who dies and whose nett

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