South Africa Law

Get your South African law questions answered by Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related South Africa Law Questions
My wife and I signed an OTP on the 15th of May 2017 to buy a
My wife and I signed an OTP on the 15th of May 2017 to buy a property valued at R2.75M. There was a suspensive condition stating that we had to get a loan in principle. We received a 100% loan in prin… read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,697 satisfied customers
Barend, I need information regarding an OTP that I signed, and the back-up offer
Hi Barend, I need information regarding an OTP that I signed, and the back-up offer for the house was "pushed" in front of mine. I signed the OTP on the 2nd of March, with no suspensive clauses except… read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,697 satisfied customers
Hi I am in the process of buying a house, and have already
Hi I am in the process of buying a house, and have already paid 20% deposit required by the bank as well as the registration and bond transfer fees. It has now come up at the lodging stage that the ba… read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,697 satisfied customers
Good evening, At the beginning of May 2014 an estate agent
Good evening, At the beginning of May 2014 an estate agent knocked on our door (we are renting the property) and convinced us to put in an offer to purchase. We signed the offer to purchase 17 May 201… read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,697 satisfied customers
I have in writing (email) from Nedbank co-accepting with their
I have in writing (email) from Nedbank co-accepting with their client/seller an offer to purchase for a home. It dates 13 Sept 13. It only states their acceptance of the offer and their instruction to… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
9,007 satisfied customers
I have sold a property in Krugersdorp and signed a offer to
I have sold a property in Krugersdorp and signed a offer to purchase a property in Melkbostrand for 2 Million on the 4th March 2013. I have been living in the property since 1st May 2013. I have done … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
9,007 satisfied customers
Good dayI have just signed an offer to purchase a house
Good day I have just signed an offer to purchase a house and the seller accepted it. I saw the house online and i made contact to the agent. The house was a sole Mandate. Now i have changed my mind be… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
9,007 satisfied customers
my financial situation has changed, a 90% bond is approved
my financial situation has changed, a 90% bond is approved but I dont have the money for the deposit and transfer fees, can I cancel this sale?… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
9,007 satisfied customers
If the seller signs a contract selling the house for R50.00
If the seller signs a contract selling the house for R50.00 VAT INCLUDED, BUT the seller is not registered for VAT, (the buyer is) can the attorney doing the transfer deduct the VAT from the pruchase … read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
I entered a deed of sale agrement ,the sellers agent took me
I entered a deed of sale agrement ,the sellers agent took me to her attorney who said they were waitng for letters of executorship from masters office and they will start the transfer of property, now… read more
inciteadvisor
inciteadvisor
Commercial Lawyer
Post graduate degree- LLB
814 satisfied customers
We bought a house out of an estate knowing that a tenant
We bought a house out of an estate knowing that a 'tenant' still occupied the property. We signed the papers but requested the bank's registration attorneys not to register the bond until we confirm t… read more
inciteadvisor
inciteadvisor
Commercial Lawyer
Post graduate degree- LLB
814 satisfied customers
Let us assume that I made an offer to purchase for a property
Let us assume that I made an offer to purchase for a property which was in fact a distressed sale. The seller (debtor) accepted my offer, on the provision that I give him some hard cash to better his … read more
Barend B.
Barend B.
Master's Degree
1,364 satisfied customers
Hi, my name is XXXXX XXXXX Dyk. We are in real need for some
Hi, my name is XXXXX XXXXX Dyk. We are in real need for some answers regarding a house we are buying. On 28 February 2010 we moved into a house we wanted to buy. all of the paperwork was already signe… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
Went throuth the process of buying a house and the seller insisted
Went throuth the process of buying a house and the seller insisted on selling through an estate agent. Signed an offer to purchase for 350 thousands. Paid transfer and bond registration fees. On the f… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
9,007 satisfied customers
i have purchased a propery and am currently awaiting lodgement
i have purchased a propery and am currently awaiting lodgement at the deeds office. during negociations with the property owner and the estate agents i made it clear that i was planning on converting … read more
Barend B.
Barend B.
Master's Degree
1,364 satisfied customers
If estate agency verbally informs you of the selling price
If estate agency verbally informs you of the selling price of a home and you make an offer and sign “offer to purchase” and this offer were excepted, but after this offer were given you find out that … read more
JJ
JJ
Attorney
Master's Degree
4,502 satisfied customers
I am in the process of buying a property.I have signed an offer
I am in the process of buying a property.I have signed an offer to purchase, the bond was approved. I just need to sign the bond registration papers. After viewing the place (at this stage) I am not h… read more
CaseLaw
CaseLaw
Attorney
Master's Degree
2,336 satisfied customers
IAM IN THE PROCESS OF BUYING A FREE HOLD TOWNHOUSE, AT MY FIRST
IAM IN THE PROCESS OF BUYING A FREE HOLD TOWNHOUSE, AT MY FIRST HOMEOWNERS MEETING LAST NIGHT I DISCOVERED THAT THE AGENTS WHO HANDLE THE LEVIES HAVE MISMANAGED THE FUNDS THERE ARE MANY THOUSANDS OF R… read more
JP
JP
Bachelor
624 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

PHINEAS MOTAUNG

PHINEAS MOTAUNG

Attorney

113 satisfied customers

BACHELOR OF LAWS

Emil

Emil

Attorney

33 satisfied customers

BCom Law LLB, 3 years post article experience as attorney

LCP

LCP

Attorney

21 satisfied customers

BCom (Stell) LLB LLM

Freddie Lombard

Freddie Lombard

Attorney

3,697 satisfied customers

Practicing attorney and conveyancer with 16 years post article experience.

Chris K

Chris K

Lawyer

1,544 satisfied customers

Attorney & Director at Lombard Kotze Incorporated

Shaie Zindel

Shaie Zindel

Attorney

1,250 satisfied customers

All areas of commercial and contract Law - specialist in property advice.

inciteadvisor

inciteadvisor

Commercial Lawyer

814 satisfied customers

B.Com LLB Registered Corporate lawywer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x