Commercial Property Law

Property registered in her name but he paid for it, so who does it belong to?

By Michelle Fiorentinos|January 19th, 2017|

An Irish man and a South African woman met and […]

Buying a home free of historical debt

By Michelle Fiorentinos|December 14th, 2016|

In January 2016, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) held […]

To buy property with an existing tenant or not, that is the question!

By Michelle Fiorentinos|November 1st, 2016|

When a property is purchased while there is a tenant […]

Getting your doc’s in a row… to authenticate documents in and out of South Africa.

By Michelle Fiorentinos|September 20th, 2016|

This is a guide to assist you when you are […]

What’s the big deal about unapproved building plans?

By Michelle Fiorentinos|July 27th, 2016|

Buying and selling property is a hugely stressful event. For […]

Withholding tax – implications when the seller of immovable property is non-resident

By Michelle Fiorentinos|June 21st, 2016|

You have decided to take the big step of buying […]

Can my view be taken away from me?

By Michelle Fiorentinos|May 26th, 2016|

You have just taken transfer of your dream home. It’s […]

Can the current owner of a property be held liable for the previous owner’s municipal debt?

By Michelle Fiorentinos|March 16th, 2016|

You’ve just taken transfer of your dream home. You’ve moved […]

My business is in trouble, what now? A brief look at Insolvency in South Africa

By Matthew Thomson|March 2nd, 2016|

It’s a sign of the times that the courts are […]

Foreign Land Ownership in South Africa – The Regulation of Land Holding Bill

By Matthew Thomson|April 28th, 2015|

At the 2015 State of the Nation Address, delivered on […]