Attorneys, Notaries & Conveyancers
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 […]
May 24, 2017

How attorneys are changing the home selling game

The affordability to raise a home loan and buy your dream home remains one of the major hurdles for a property buyer, says Meyer de Waal, […]
May 24, 2017

Buying a property and need a home loan? 8 Reasons why a home loan pre-qualification makes sense

Buying a property is most likely the largest investment one will ever make. First get a formal indication of the home loan you can qualify for. […]
May 24, 2017

Online document & FICA vault service

New Online Document & FICA Vault Service by MDW INC Attorneys to take the pain out of storing & finding important documents & FICA headache for […]
March 10, 2017

Selling a Property – Capital withholding tax – Non resident seller

NON-RESIDENT SELLERS OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTY From 1 September 2007, a purchaser of immovable property (which has been disposed of in excess of R2 million) is obliged […]
February 28, 2017

What is reckless lending?

Michael Buxmann (PGDFP), a financial planner at Nedbank Wealth, responds: Reckless lending applies to any individual who is experiencing financial trouble due to the practice of […]
February 21, 2017

Average cost to build a new house up almost 7%

Feb 17 2017 18:56 The struggle to deliver affordable housing remains a challenge as the costs for a 50 sm home is +/- R 222 000.00 […]
February 21, 2017

5 things first-time home buyers should know

Buying your own home can be a daunting prospect. Many of us have spent our lives renting, so when we decide to take the step up […]
July 27, 2016

We are changing the game to save you thousands!

MDW Inc. Attorneys provides a unique, innovative and very cost effective service to private sellers from the beginning to the end of the process. With […]
March 24, 2016

No drop yet in housing demand

Private Property South Africa Betterlife • Mar 23, 2016 In the financial year to end-February, the average price of homes on which new bonds were approved […]
March 11, 2016

Slow service delivery in the Deeds Office to impact on economy. Is this our local “9/12”

When you plan a property transaction, one of the last things on your mind is the return of your title deed after the registration in the […]
March 7, 2016

Buying a home ?- Do your homework first

Buying a property is one of the most daunting experiences you will ever go through. It does not matter if you are a first time home […]
March 7, 2016

Rent2buy – Struggle to raise a bond?

Rent to buy feature in BusinessDay Homefront publication. The Rent2buy concept developed and fine-tuned by Meyer de Waal was recently featured in the BusinessDay Home Front publication. Strict […]
March 4, 2016

Is it wise to pay a deposit when you invest in a property?

CAPE TOWN – In this advice column Tshireletso Rakgori from Alexander Forbes answers a question from a reader who wants to know if he should put […]
February 29, 2016

THE City of Johannesburg will not pin liability for historical property debt on new owners

THE City of Johannesburg will not pin liability for historical property debt on new owners. Instead, it will insist that a previous owner settle all outstanding […]