NCA News New

Be a registered credit provider!

Van Heerden v Nolte (19428/11) [2014] ZAGPPHC underscores a trap a lender can fall into even if the loan is a “once-off” or if the lender doesn’t “frequently” provide credit.

Books New

Practitioner's Guide 2015 Update

The 2015 Allen West book "Practitioner’s Guide to Conveyancing and Notarial Practice" will be available at the end of January.

Registrar's Circulars New

Pretoria Registrar's Circular 17/2014

Pretoria Registrar's Circular 17 of 2014: Process for the endorsement of deeds relating to orders of Court, expropriation notices and any other notices.

Property24 New

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This week on Property24: House price growth in 2015; rising rentals make homeownership viable; load shedding impacts property sector; and a draft home inspections law.

Web Bytes New

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This week: Websites now the prime marketing tool of real estate agencies; Property Barometer – Area value bands; and millions lost in contract calamity.

Practice Management


The enhanced GhostMarketer Customer Relationship Management tool of GhostConvey strengthens your brand, builds customer relationships and manages your contacts.


Notarial tie agreements

An updated 2011 article by Allen West adding aspects of notarial tie-agreements such as: adding or removing properties, undisclosed principle and clearance certificates. 


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This week on Property24: Rental management tool for agents; property market generally positive; agent networking boosts sales; and informal settlement design innovations.

Registrar's Circulars

Registrars Conference Resolutions 2014

At the annual registrars’ conference held in October, 52 matters which affect conveyancing and notarial practice were discussed and resolutions taken.

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This week: don’t be scared to buy solo; quality tenants are worth keeping, landlords advised; SA homes market cycle set to turn in 2015; and House Price Indices.