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What is “Rouwkoop”?

This refers to money paid by the bidder as a deposit and/or the auctioneer’s commission, which will ...


Transferring a property

Last week we spoke about the information a buyer needs to provide the bond attorney registering the ...


It is time to shift to selling with SA Group

South Africa is moving into its fourth week of lockdown. This, along with social distancing, has cre...


In a nutshell, what documents will I sign during the bond registration process?

When you purchase a new home and require a bank loan to do so, you enter a bond registration process...


What does “Voetstoots” mean?

A term that describes the sale of an item exactly “as is” or with all its faults, and where the sell...


Documents and information required when you register a new bond

When an attorney receives an instruction to register a mortgage bond over your property, the attorne...


Why pre-owned car sales are booming globally

The used car (or pre-owned) market is booming. And, a great deal of pre-owned sales (R10.2bn in car ...


Who are the attorneys involved in the conveyancing process?

When an Offer to Purchase is signed, the conveyancing process begins. The transfer of ownership of a...


What is the difference between an auction and a sale?

During an auction potential bidders place bids toward an item, and the bidders determine the price v...