Property News - November 2022
Welcome to our Property Investment Newsletter, the aim of which is to keep you up to date and informed as to the most recent property trends and news.
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Property Accolades - Clean Sweep for Portfolio Property Investments (PPI) at the Redefine KZN Awards
Portfolio Property Investments (PPI) is pleased to announce that it has won the 2 most coveted awards at the recently held Redefine Broker Awards at the Durban Country Club.
Verbal Agreements – Not Much Good, But Lots of Bad and Ugly
A common myth – one that can get you into a whole lot of trouble if you aren’t alive to it - is that verbal contracts are not legally enforceable in South Africa. The opposite is true.
Legal Matters - It’s Not Simple to Sell a House in Execution (Even if a Trust Owns It)
Selling a house in execution is not as simple as getting judgment and sending the Sheriff of the Court off to arrange a sale.
Sectional Title - Resolutions are required to authorise trustee actions
The Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act, its regulations and prescribed rules do not authorise a body corporate to accept a reduced amount in full and final settlement of an owner’s debt to the body corporate.
UK Property - Locking in a new mortgage now could save borrowers hundreds of pounds a month
The most significant rise in the base rate in more than thirty years puts headline five year fixed mortgage rates on track to surpass 5% next year.