Sectional Titles – a seminar trilogy

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    We present in-depth and well-researched seminars, presented by experts in the field.

    The price includes a four-hour presentation AND a comprehensive reference manual (sent electronically).


    Whether you’re a novice or a veteran, this seminar will leave you well equipped to execute various options when opening a sectional title register, to enter into mandates with developers, and to expand your sphere of influence by accepting more lucrative and specialised work.

    Part 2 and 3 will follow in due time

    Part 2: Subdivision, consolidation and extension of sections and exclusive use areas and certain Registration Acts pertaining to real rights of extension

    Part 3: Common property – Various possible Registration Acts


    Course Content

    Planning and Opening a Sectional Title Register

    For more information on the content of the seminar, have a look at the detailed Table of Contents at the top of the green block to the right. Below is a summary:

    Seminar Content

    1. Crucial questions to ask and discussions to have with a developer at your first meeting.
    2. Essential principles to consider in the drafting of a standard agreement of sale for the sale of a sectional title unit.
    3. The roles of other professionals involved in a sectional scheme development, such as town planners and land surveyors.
    4. The statutory right of pre-emption of existing tenants in a building to be sectionalised.
    5. The interpretation of sectional plans and other official documents.
    6. Encroachments indicated on a sectional plan.
    7. Amendment of the rules of the proposed scheme.
    8. The reservation of a real right to extend and of the creation of exclusive use areas.
    9. The opening of a scheme on more than one piece of land.
    10. The process for the opening of a sectional title register – a broad overview.
    11. The documents to be lodged for the opening of a sectional title register – discussion and analysis, with examples.
    12. The documents to be lodged for the registration of an amending sectional plan of extension of a scheme by the addition of sections – discussion and analysis, with examples.
    13. The exercising of the right of extension within the parameters of its reservation.
    14. What will it cost your client? An understanding of the recommended fees you may charge and fee negotiations with the developer.

    Course Content

    Let's get practical

    The seminar content is illustrated by the discussion of three case studies


    • The opening of a sectional title scheme with the reservation of a real right of extension


    • The above scheme and the eventual exercise of the real right of extension


    • The opening of a sectional title scheme with the reservation of exclusive use areas

    Course Content

    Good to know

    • Whether you are at the start of your career in conveyancing or have been practicing for many years, this seminar will deal comprehensively with different sectional title registrations and expand your field of expertise.

    • You receive a comprehensive set of notes, annexures and examples in the form of a manual available in English or Afrikaans. Afrikaans manuals come with English examples.

    • You’ll find our manuals and examples to be a very helpful guide in the office.

    Course Content

    Our promise

    • Be equipped to execute various possibilities with sectional title registrations with expertise.

    • Negotiate confidently with developers, thoroughly understand the entire process and be better prepared for problems that may arise.

    • Empowering you to excel in knowledge and practice is what moves us forward. What do you say?

    Course Content

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