Landlord lacks interest in deposit

Landlord lacks interest in deposit

A tenant has approached the Property Poser panel with an oft-repeated complaint about a landlord who has dealt improperly with his deposit. The reader explains that he gave verbal notice to his landlord that he would be vacating the property, which the landlord duly accepted. An inspection of the property followed but, when it came […]

Genius urban-farming aquaponics project!

Genius urban-farming aquaponics project!

This awesome man is growing food in a concrete radiation area 160km from the nearest farm. His aquaponics system uses fish to create compost to produce nutrients to feed plants, which filter the water to feed the fish. He calls it Kijani Grows Urban Garden System . But hell, he can explain it better than we […]

Port Elizabeth Based Web Sites You Should Support

Port Elizabeth Based Web Sites You Should Support

Okay, I admit that my basis for requesting you to support these Port Elizabeth based web sites is a little biased as these sites consistently send traffic to MyPE.co.za. Think back a little bit to before the internet and how people shared and collected information – mostly it was done over the fence, around the […]

Seller in suspense over instalment sale

Seller in suspense over instalment sale

A reader has approached the Property Poser panel with a number of questions regarding the sale of a fixed property by way of instalments and also the effect that a suspensive condition might have on such a sale. The reader is looking to sell his sectional title flat and has been introduced to a potential […]

Landlord throws tenant to the dogs

Landlord throws tenant to the dogs

The Property Poser panel has been approached by a reader who relocated from one city to another and moved into a rental property about a month ago. The initial inspection, conducted by the landlord and agent, only took place about a week later, whereupon it emerged that the owner was not happy with animals being […]

More K-Pop! Just what you wanted!

More K-Pop! Just what you wanted!

All props to @redsquaw, who turned us on to this K-Pop gem by G-Dragon. We were noting how Gangnam Style by PSY was now the most-viewed video in YouTube history, when she recommended this. K-Pop shows an alarming propensity for cheese and appears to have a primary demographic of eight-year-old girls. It’s best when this […]

Die Antwoord trailer – Fatty Boom Boom

Die Antwoord trailer – Fatty Boom Boom

Nice to see Anties working with some credible comics on this this. We’ve have lots of drinks with Dave Kibuuka. That’s him in the shorts. Except Dave wasn’t drinking that time, so he just watched us get totally smashed while talking about ourselves. He probably thinks we’re a bit of a doos. Anyway here’s the […]

The worst song ever?

The worst song ever?

So Scientology found L Ron Hubbard was fundamentally, and unsurprisingly, a sci-fi writer. Before he hit upon the idea of charging people to be told they are immortal theta-beings from forever, he wrote sci-fi pulp fiction. Towards the end of his life, in the Seventies and Eighties, he got back into the writing, and produced […]

Splitting joint-owned property in divorce

Splitting joint-owned property in divorce

From time to time, the Property Poser experts assist readers whose property assets are a source of conflict in their divorce proceedings. In this instance, the reader was married out of community of property under the accrual system. He and his wife bought a piece of land and built a dwelling on it, where they […]

Commercial levy centre of attention

Commercial levy centre of attention

This week a reader presents the Property Poser panel with an interesting question about setting up a participation quota system for a commercial property, in this instance a shopping centre. The reader explains that the centre comprises 28 freehold stands, each with a building upon it. According to him, the “memorandum of articles” refers to […]

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