/Tag: Lease

Rental Housing Amendment Act brings changes

The Rental Housing Amendment Act 35 of 2014 is the latest amendment to the Rental Housing Act 50 of 1999. The Amendment Act introduces various changes that will impact the relationship between tenants and landlords. Many people do not realise the impact the [...]

By |2019-06-27T13:47:42+02:00January 13th, 2017|Categories: Consumer Protection|Tags: , , |

The Consumer Protection Act does NOT apply to all Lease Agreements

The Consumer Protection Act (CPA) does NOT apply to all lease agreements (or rental agreements). This is really important to know because the Consumer Protection Act has a big influence on the lease and changes the legal position between the landlord and tenant significantly. If [...]

By |2018-04-12T20:51:44+02:00November 25th, 2011|Categories: Consumer Protection|Tags: , , , , , |

How to Deal with an Unfair Agreement

Have you been presented with an unfair agreement (like an IT Contract or a commercial lease agreement) to sign by a vendor, service provider or landlord? For example, when you license software, procure cloud storage, buy hardware, rent premises, rent [...]

By |2019-08-01T14:20:28+02:00October 7th, 2010|Categories: Contracts|Tags: , , , , , |