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Tuesday Oct 21, 2014

Bequeathing property in your Will - how it can go wrong

If you leave fixed property to someone in your Will you may be creating unnecessary complications since problems dealing with fixed properties can easily arise.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Chelsea garage to sell for R9.8 million

It is dilapidated, dark and not even deceptively spacious, measuring just 3.3m by 2.1m. But a one-car garage off King's Road in Chelsea, London, is set to become the most expensive in Britain when it goes up for auction with a guide price of 550 000 GBP (R9.8 million).

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Thursday Oct 16, 2014

Property gets sold with cat for extra million

An Australian family have sold their beloved pet cat in order to get an extra $140 000 (R1.3m) for the sale of their home.

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Monday Oct 13, 2014

Property owners not liable for historic rates arrears

Judgment involving the City of Tshwane has corrected the 'misperception' that municipalities can take action against a homeowner for historical debt, or refuse to connect services to the new owner of a property where there is debt to the council.

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Tuesday Oct 07, 2014

'Property buyers still determine the price'

Sellers must be aware that market-related pricing is crucial to the success of their home selling says Debbie Justus-Ferns of Renprop Residential Resales.

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Liquidation effect on the tenant and landlord relationship

Although a tenant's insolvency does not automatically terminate the lease or confer a right upon a landlord to cancel the lease, a landlord is not left without any remedies where a tenant is in breach of the lease before the tenant is wound up.

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Monday Oct 06, 2014

Hefty Eskom rates increase next year

Property owners will have to stretch their budgets even further, as Eskom has been given the green light for another double-digit tariff hike.

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Beware bogus electricity callers

CityWatch has been alerted to a new electricity scam which a number of people have already fallen victim too.

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Friday Oct 03, 2014

What you need to know about land loans

Although land and stand purchases generally only account for a small percentage of property transactions, they are increasing, probably in response to the growing shortage of built properties for sale in many popular areas and the concomitant rise in property prices.

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Trustee role often underestimated

Many trustees in sectional title schemes are elected to do the all-important job of managing the finances and scheme itself without ever being trained or being given all the materials needed to do so.

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