In light of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality’s decision to unilaterally assess accounts and write off prescribed charges in relation to those accounts, Schindlers Attorneys explains the law of prescription of municipal charges.
In terms of the Prescription Act (68 of 1969) read with various cases
The Pretoria East suburb of Equestria has for the past few years witnessed massive new development, due to being purposefully planned as a higher-density area with the capacity for 10 000 modern apartments and townhouses.
According to property data company Lightstone, 494 property transfers occurred in
Cape Town’s Tokai is the city’s latest hot ticket thanks to four 500m² plots being released to market – in a suburb where greenfield development land is in short supply.
“Launched by Royal African Projects this month and marketed exclusively by Lew Geffen Sotheby’s International Realty,
People currently in their 20s and early 30s, or Millennials, have very different ideas of what makes a house a perfect home when compared to the Baby Boomers and Generation X buyers that came before them. If your home is on the market it is
2016 Q1 South African Reserve Bank (SARB) New Mortgage Lending data showed a significant year-on-year drop. This according to John Loos, household and property sector strategist for FNB, who explained that some decline has been anticipated, with various FNB indicators of residential activity pointing to
Your home’s plumbing is a bit like your car’s wiring. Unless you see this as your Sunday past time, you’d rather “call a guy” when issues arise.
Thanks to these basic home plumbing tips from Mica Hardware you can now take your plumber’s number off speed
The old established concept of a granny flat has changed quite dramatically in the past two decades with most municipalities having gradually eased the control in terms of sizes and, lately, that it needs to be attached to the main dwelling.
In fact, the granny flat
A gentle hand brushes my cheek as someone whispers in my ear, “Hear the invisible…linger in its beauty”. I open my eyes and feel the cool breeze. I look out the window and, judging by the bright moon, I realise I’ve had about a ten-hour
Business tip of the day
Make yourself unavailable when you absolutely have to get something done. Put a "Do Not Disturb" sign on your door, switch off all your devices and lock yourself away until it is done.
It seems as though winter has finally arrived, with most of South Africa is experiencing extremely cold weather. A few parts of South Africa may be lucky enough to experience some snow and others might be fortunate to receive a bit of the much needed