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May 22, 2020

Why an ‘assisted/quick sale’ must be the last resort for a distressed property owner

Just as vultures begin to circle a wounded animal in its final death throes, estate agencies are pedalling ‘assisted sales’ or ‘quick sales’ as the solution […]
May 12, 2020

Can an employee be fired from their job for posting racist comments on Facebook?

In the Edcon Ltd case, an employee was dismissed for making a racist comment on Facebook. The employee had posted a message on Facebook referring to the government as […]
May 12, 2020

Co-parenting during the lockdown: Can I see my children?

On 23 March 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide 21-day lockdown, which was extended by a further two weeks on 9 April 2020. On 30 […]
May 12, 2020

Locked down during the pandemic: How to make a Will and get it witnessed

The last few weeks have seen huge changes in the way we live our lives. The demand for wills has surged during the COVID-19 pandemic, which […]
May 12, 2020

Get out of the Rental Trap – Stop paying off the bond of your landlord

You are invited to our next online session Bookings just opened for our next online session: 14 May 2020 Get out of the Rental Trap – […]
May 6, 2020

Conveyancing firms work together

Property Buyers and Sellers are facing uncertain times going from level 5 to 4 and later to level 1 Covid-19 lockdown restrictions. Property buyers who are […]
April 24, 2020

The property market’s road to recovery

The COVID-19 crisis has had an unprecedented impact on the property market, with the extended lockdown adding more uncertainty to the road to the market’s recovery. […]
April 16, 2020

All About Property season 4

All About Property season 4 premiered on Monday, the 3rd of February 2020 on The Home Channel, DStv, Channel 176. Each premiere episode will be on Mondays at […]
April 1, 2020

Impact of the Coronavirus on contractual obligations

The novel Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has caused major disruptions worldwide since its outbreak in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. The virus has also recently […]
April 1, 2020

What happens when my employer goes bankrupt?

In the light of the grave impact that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has on the global economy and the brutal reality that businesses and companies might not […]
April 1, 2020

Think twice before you simply accept those Ts&Cs

In recent years the internet has transformed the commercial landscape and redefined the way we do business. The movement away from traditional paper and ink has […]
March 31, 2020

FLISP SUBSIDY BUYERS CAN NOW QUALIFY FOR A HOME LOAN OF UP TO R 870 000.00 & FLISP HOME BUYER CAN SAVE CLOSE TO 50 % OF HIS HOME LOAN – READ MORE HOW IT IS ACHIEVED

Good news for property buyers, but even better news for property developers and sellers. The affordability ceiling of a first-time buyer who qualifies for a Government […]
March 30, 2020

Lockdown – but not in shut-down mode

Good Day valued clients of MDW Incorporated,We are all in lockdown – but not in shut-down mode. WORK FROM HOME We are equipped and ready to […]
March 19, 2020

“KEEPING THE LIGHTS ON” SELLING AND BUYING PROPERTIES UNDER CHALLENGING CIRCUMSTANCES

How do we continue buying or selling properties in light of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s declaration of the COVID-19 pandemic as a national disaster? How do we […]
March 16, 2020

New laws for parental leave

In a welcoming and long-awaited move, President Cyril Ramaphosa signed the Amendment of the Labour Law Act into law on 28 November 2018, giving parents, particularly […]
March 16, 2020

Sectional title scheme 101

A developer who wishes to establish a sectional title scheme on a piece of land where there is an existing building, has certain statutory obligations should […]