Property Valuation Bill 2013

30 May 2013 EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM ON THE PROPERTY VALUATION BILL 2013  BACKGROUND A central feature of the land redistribution and land restitution programme has been the acquisition of land on the basis of the ‘willing buyer willing seller (i.e. demand— driven and market —based) model, predominantly based upon the historical…

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Ekurhuleni valuation deadline extended

Ekurhuleni valuation deadline extended The deadline for inspection and lodging of objections to the valuation roll has been extended, and property owners now have until 17 May 2013, to do the aforementioned, according to the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM). The closing date of the public inspection period for the valuation…

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Reporting the estate of a deceased person

A deceased estate comes into existence when a person dies and leaves property and/or a document that is a will or is intended as a will. The estate must then be administered and distributed, either in accordance with the deceased’s will or, if the deceased did not leave a will,…

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Your rights and responsibilities as the client of an attorney

As the client of an attorney, you have the right • to professional, honest and unbiased advice at all times; • to be treated with professional courtesy, respect and fairness, regardless of your race, nationality, age, gender, sexual orientation or disability; • to privacy and attorney-client confidentiality; • to agree the type of service…

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