Calculate municipal property rates

Calculating the levying of municipal property rates

If you are a business, residential or agricultural property owner, you will know that you are billed for certain municipal charges on a monthly basis among others, property rates. This article will provide a brief overview of the levying of municipal property rates in general and specific reference will be made to the City of…

Mortgage of immovable property – a first step to alienation?

This article was first published by Mr Abercrombie and Ms Johaardien in 2011 (March) DR 26. The Editorial Committee has agreed to re-publish the article due to the publication of the Chief Registrar’s Circular 1/2020 titled: ‘Suspension of Registrars’ Conference resolutions regarding the interpretation of the word “alienate” as far as it relates to mortgaging of immovable…