Attorneys, Notaries & Conveyancers
March 15, 2018

VAT increase and the effect on property transfers and the registration of transfers before and after 1 April 2018.

The increase was announced in the Minister of Finance’s Budget Speech on 21 February 2018. The standard rate of VAT will change from 14% to 15% […]
March 5, 2018

Is it so bad to have assets in a trust – If you take a closer look at the taxes and expenses of winding up an estate?

Dear reader, I have been asked the question over and over – is it still worth the trouble to set up a trust for an asset […]
February 23, 2018

Property buyer show- Get your free entry tickets now – Only a limited number of free tickets available

We will once again participate in the 2nd Property Buyer Show that will be hosted at the Cape Town Convention Centre on 21 and 22 April this year. […]
February 13, 2018

Property incubator for black entrepreneurs

Meyer de Waal was recently privileged to be invited to present the introductory session of the Property Incubator, held in Cape Town, for aspiring black entrepreneurs […]
February 13, 2018

Updating your will: Do you have your affairs in order?

DOWNLOAD THE HANDY LIFEBOOK PROVIDED BY THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL TRUST Another year is already in its second month and it is perhaps time to review your […]
February 13, 2018

Group 5 launches Rent2buy product for Glen Acres development

Riding the wave of excitement that the Rent2buy Finance product created, we are proud to announce that Group 5 provided us with a mandate to sell […]
February 13, 2018

Get the purchase power of a cash buyer with the Rent2buy finance concept

Often a home buyer who requires approval for a home loan  to purchase a property will fail to secure the deal as ”the property was sold […]
December 7, 2017

Rent2buy Finance now available in Cape Peninsula and Gauteng

Tenants battling to pay their rent and save for a deposit for their new home can now use their rent to buy their new home. Uniquely, […]
August 31, 2017

We applaud Farai Mapingire

Farai’s journey started when he arrived in South Africa a few years ago and took up any job he could find to make ends meet. Soon […]
August 30, 2017

Victory for home owners faced with historic Municipal Debt & We applaud Farai Mapingire

HISTORIC MUNICIPAL DEBTNew home owners can now at sleep in peace every night with the latest victory related to historic Municipal debt. The recent Jordaan v […]
August 30, 2017

Rent2buy – Get our name and details on the Rent2buy waiting list

With home buyers finding it increasingly difficult to secure a home loan to fit their needs, the Rent2buy concept is proving an even more popular way […]
August 1, 2017

Tired of paying rent with no assets to show for it?

A rent-to-buy system may offer a practical solution to help homeowners on their way. You have found your dream house; the offer to purchase is a […]
August 1, 2017

Non-paying tenants – are you tired of funding someone else’s lifestyle?

So you invested your hard-earned money in a buy-to let property and found the perfect tenant. Well done! Things run smoothly and everyone is happy. Fantastic! […]
August 1, 2017

Attorneys launch online free home ownership education course for home buyers

The opportunities are very remote for a home buyer to own his or her own home, in particular if you are a first-time buyer. 50 % […]
August 1, 2017

New online dating service started by a group of property attorneys

Despite the recent “drop” in interest rates which may stimulate business, a group of attorneys decided to supplement their income by creating an online dating site […]
May 24, 2017

Testator beware! The hidden tax consequences of limited interests

Sufficiently providing for one’s loved ones in the event of death is often the greatest legacy one can leave behind. However, failure to undertake proper estate […]