Know your servitudes: personal vs praedial

In this post we look at servitudes. We will explain what they are and the different types.  Depending on where you live, servitudes can really affect you. Read on, and if you are facing any problems in the area of servitudes, please do not hesitate to contact us (see below)! What is a servitude? A servitude is a registered right that one person has over the (servient) property of another. It Read More

What are my rights as a tenant when the property is being sold?

If my landlord decides to sell her property, what are my rights as a tenant? Can I remain on the property? Am I allowed to cancel the contract? Would canceling the contract be a breach? South African law does make provision for this type of situation. It is still important, however, to consider your contract as well. My rights as a tenant: Can I remain on the property? South African law does Read More

Top 4 tips for doing due diligence well

If you are looking to buy a business, it is important to know what you are getting yourself into. It is essential to do your homework. Without proper research, you…

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