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 offer to purchase a home then realised
My wife and i signed an offer to purchase a home then realised 20 hours later that we had done so hastily,We contacted the agent who said that the seller had already signed and is legal and binding,ye… read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,697 satisfied customers
My house has been sold via a Liquidator under deceased estate
My house has been sold via a Liquidator under deceased estate as my late ex-husband and i didn't seperate the joint estate when we divorced. The house was up for auction in February 2011 which i was n… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
Good morning In Feb 2013 I made an offer to purchase a house
Good morning In Feb 2013 I made an offer to purchase a house that was accepted. Due to a delay at the deeds office, I took occupation of the house on 1 July before transfer had passed. I was paying oc… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
Good morning, we started the process of buying a house in
Good morning, we started the process of buying a house in February 2013. Moved in on the 1st of July. The house was registered in our name on the 20th of August and our first instalment is due on the … read more
JJ
JJ
Master's Degree
4,502 satisfied customers
We oppointed an estate agent to assist us in purchasing a home
We oppointed an estate agent to assist us in purchasing a home in another area . He showed us a home that looed like something we wnated and we decided to put in an offer. We have already paid some of… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
Hi, I signed an offer to purchase on the 6th of Feb2013 and
Hi, I signed an offer to purchase on the 6th of Feb'2013 and on the 11th of Feb, I cancelled my offer due to work circumstances. I informed the estate agent via mail on a written letter. Last week on … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
Situation as follows: On 02 February 2013, I decided to sell
Situation as follows: On 02 February 2013, I decided to sell my house through an agent. An offer to purchase was signed that day. We agreed that the money will be paid in by the purchaser on 11 Februa… read more
Bert274
Bert274
Attorney
Master's Degree
648 satisfied customers
A tenant signed a new lease from the 1st of January 2013. He
A tenant signed a new lease from the 1st of January 2013. He paid the increased rental, the lease fee and the top up deposit in January 2013. He then moved out the end of January 2013 indicating the r… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
Hi irecently purchased a property through an agent in Witbank
Hi irecently purchased a property through an agent in Witbank for R1.5 mil, i moved in 3 weeks ago and the property was registered on 11/12/2012. However i am of the opinion that the seller and the as… read more
Bert274
Bert274
Attorney
Master's Degree
648 satisfied customers
we purchased a house and on our offer to purchase it states
we purchased a house and on our offer to purchase it states that occupation will be given on registration and there were no conditions. after the house was registered in our name we found out there is… read more
CaseLaw
CaseLaw
Attorney
Master's Degree
2,336 satisfied customers
I was trying to sell my house last year and had an agent
I was trying to sell my house last year and had an agent who's mandate finished in Jan 2012, I never signed another mandate. He then found a buyer in Jan but has been stalling me since then and lying … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
Good Day, I just want some advice on the following: I
Good Day, I just want some advice on the following: I signed an option to buy a house in October 2011 and the registration went through in February 2012. we moved into the house on the 30th of January… read more
Bert274
Bert274
Attorney
Master's Degree
648 satisfied customers
Good day. I purchased a portion of a subdivided property at
Good day. I purchased a portion of a subdivided property at the coast last year (I stay in Gauteng). I went to inspect the property before the purchase and asked the agent to verify which portion of t… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
I made a cash offer on a house to an estate agent. I signed
I made a cash offer on a house to an estate agent. I signed the offer to purchase which was accepted by the seller. Two days later I realized that I had over-extended myself and couldn't really afford… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
We have signed a purchase contract to purchase a new house,
We have signed a purchase contract to purchase a new house, After we signed it the seller told us that each time it rains you have to add sand to the property as the rain washes it all away. We then t… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 satisfied customers
How can I get out of an offer to purchase property 100% financing
How can I get out of an offer to purchase property? 100% financing has been received, but I just discovered that the pylons situated nearby the estate can cause damage to me and my child's health. Ple… read more
JJ
JJ
Master's Degree
4,502 satisfied customers
To Whom it May Concern, I am a permanent resident of South
To Whom it May Concern, I am a permanent resident of South Africa and I have been looking at buying a property in South Africa. Recently, i saw a property i was interested in, and asked Estate Agent A… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
I bought a house in Table View. I saw the house once and made
I bought a house in Table View. I saw the house once and made an offer to purchase. the offer to purchase that I signed at Rawsons, is also a purchase contract and binds the purchaser with no way out … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,711 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