General New

Cession of personal servitudes

Allen West gives his opinion on the dilemma faced by registrars of deeds over whether the cession of personal servitudes are capable of being registered.

Registrar's Circulars New

Chief Registrar's Circular 14/2014

Chief Registrar's Circular No. 14 of 2014: Cession of bonds for securitization purposes and withdrawal of Chief Registrar's Circular 11 of 2014.

IT & the Lawyer New

Email v Social Media

Jack Crook shows how and why legal practices should integrate the various benefits of email and social media to make every cent of their marketing spend count.

Property24 New

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This week on Transformation in property conference; free property seminars; co-ownership and liability; and my ex is obstructing the property sale.

Web Bytes New

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This week: Household credit and mortgage balances growth remains low; guidelines for selecting a managing agent; and what are the implications of a renewal clause?

Registrar's Circulars

Chief Registrar's Circular 12/2014

Chief Registrar's Circular No. 12 of 2014: Impact of the Housing Amendment Act on registration procedures; endorsements and the replacement of CRC 9 of 2014.


Contingent Usufructs

Allen West discusses the registerability of contingent usufructs  and related matters including their effect on transfer and mortgage, multiple holders and concurrent usufructs, 

Registrar's Circulars

Pretoria Registrar's Circular 13/2014

Pretoria Registrar's Circular No. 13 of 2014: Inter Vivos Trusts - suffixes for the identification of Offices of the Master of the High Court where the trust was registered.


Property 24/10 - 228

This week on Inflation expected to drop below 6%; signboards an effective marketing tool; new SA retail property certifications; and sectional title loans.

Web Bytes

Web Bytes - 503

This week: Bequeathing property in your Will - how it can go wrong; Residential building statistics; and Law Society invests £5m+ in online conveyancing project.