A sheriff came to my parents home where ...

Asked by Anonymous on 10-04-2020 08:03:09
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Eastern Cape
Question value: R 0.00

A sheriff came to my parents home where I reside to do an inventory but wrote on the notice of execution “ family home, debtor has no goods” as I’m currently unemployed and have no goods or property to attach and I showed him proof that the house belongs to my father and he left, not saying what the next step would be. The creditors not being satisfied by this are saying since I claim not to have property the sheriff knows what to do and must attach and the owner will have to interplead. Is this legal as I’ve already shown the sheriff my father’s proof of property ownership 

Ask your OWN Legal Question!

If you would like to view the entire answer, you will need to either login or register a FREE account.

Disclaimer

DISCLAIMER: Advice or answers from Lawyers on SA Legal Advice are not substitutes for the proper advice of an Lawyer. SA Legal Advice is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Lawyer who assists with your question is not your Lawyer, and the response above is not to be considered to be legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains. The responses above are from individual Lawyers, not SA Legal Advice. The site and services are provided “as is”. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service.