We rented a property and put down a R 17...

Asked by GFarland on 29-06-2021 15:24:28
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Eastern Cape

We rented a property and put down a R 17 000 deposit on 1 April 2017. We left the property on 24 June 2021 and have been told no interest is due as the Rental Housing Act was overridden by the Estate Agency Affairs Act along with the Property Practioners Act which states no interest is due to me as it goes to a Fidelity Fund.

Also the deposit is being held due to the fact that damage(leaking pool) is being blamed on our negligence.

Please assist

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