Good evening, I bought a stand with an R...

Asked by Phahlela on 08-07-2021 03:23:48
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Gauteng

Good evening, I bought a stand with an RDP  in soweto Johannesburg, the challenge is that I paid everything in cash but in the house there are people that are staying in there and I tried to speak to them with regard to moving out but seems like they do not want to move out, now the change of ownership is still in process, I want to ask whose responsibility to evict those people because they were given Notice but thy never move out. The house still belongs to the sellers on the system 

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Posted by Att. Patrick on 10-07-2021 22:24:34

Hi there,

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Did the seller's get permission to sell the RDP house from the municipality? 

Why did you pay cash to the seller? Why didn't you go through a conveyancing attorney who would have protected you and your money?

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