I rented a flat and paid an amount to cover the deposit, a month's rental and the costs of having the lease drawn up.
When I took occupation I saw that the geyser was leaking, rusted and not working. I'm therefore without hot water.
Despite … [Read More...]
I recently rented out a one-roomed dwelling to a tenant and we had a verbal agreement that he would give once calendar month's notice if he wanted to end the lease.
Soon afterwards, his girlfriend moved in without permission.
After three weeks, … [Read More...]
Prior to her passing, I lived with my mom in a granny flat with my wife and kids.
My mom made mention to my siblings that the house was for me if anything happened to her.
After she passed away without a will, we started to finalise the … [Read More...]
Here is a scenario I need advice on:
My grandfather died a few years ago. On his will he mentioned that his estate should be transferred to my grandmother and subsequently to my uncle (grandfather’s son) on the death of my grandmother.
Both my … [Read More...]
Is it legal to refuse to pay my full rent due to the following?
Dampness has spread on all walls inside my townhouse as well as in my clothing cupboard. I had to throw away shoes and clothes because they were damaged.
I am battling with ant … [Read More...]