Small Claims Courts

Small Claims Courts

Small Claims Courts - From 1 April You Can Sue For Up To R20,000The monetary jurisdiction of Small Claims Courts has been increased from R15,000 to R20,000 from 1 April 2019. Not all claims can be pursued in a Small Claims Court -Claims over R20,000 must be...

RIGHTS RE PLAN APPROVAL

RIGHTS RE PLAN APPROVAL

NEIGHBOURS BUILDING? KNOW YOUR RIGHTS RE PLAN APPROVAL“You can be a good neighbour only if you have good neighbours” (Howard Koch, “Invasion from Mars” author)Your neighbours apply to the municipality for approval of building plans. You object strongly – if allowed,...

BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME WITH A GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME WITH A GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

Note: If you earn over R22k p.m. (the subsidy threshold) or aren’t personally in the market for a house in the “affordable housing” bracket, please think of forwarding this article to someone who might be – perhaps a relative, friend, colleague or employee. You...

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