Selling your property can be a stressful event when not done properly. In my experience, here are 5 regrets that are best avoided. If only I’d used my own attorney. Sometimes a buyer may insist on nominating the transferring attorney instead of the seller. In most cases this is because the buyer has an arrangement… Read More 5 Regrets to Avoid When Selling
When the term of a lease nears its’ conclusion the landlord will usually want to negotiate new terms with a tenant. In the absence of this, the existing lease will continue on a monthly notice basis – but in most cases, there is a renegotiation that takes place. It’s natural for a tenant to want… Read More Renegotiating a Lease Renewal
There is much talk about land expropriation without compensation. For property owners across South Africa, it’s not a topic that sits too well. It is also a concern for those who are contemplating purchasing property. I won’t debate the merits of land expropriation. There will be strong arguments on both sides of the issue as… Read More Is Land Expropriation Without Compensation a Threat for Residential Property?
You’ve seen your dream home – the only problem is it isn’t built yet. Is it ever a good idea to buy off plan? The short answer is yes – there are many advantages to buying a property before it’s been built. The trick, as with purchasing property of any type, is due diligence – and when… Read More Purchasing Off Plan