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PROPERTY VALUATION ACT 2014
The Land rights Amendment Act came into opertaion on 30th June 2013 and reopens the opportunity for those claimant which did not claim prior to 1998, to lodge claims within 5 years ending 30th June 2019. In addition, it regulates the appointment and service conditions of the Court Judges. Visit the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform for further information.

Land Rights Amendment Act 15 of 2014
The President has assented to the Property Valuation Act on Monday 30th June 2014. The Act will come into effect on a date still to be fixed by proclamation. This legislation changes the way in which valuers will approach valuations for both land restitution and land redistribution. It will also introduce a Valuer General who will oversee the future valuations for restitution as well as property identified for acquisition and disposal. The added change to market value of property and the definition as it results to consideration by the valuer must also be noted. Further commentary to follow.
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Appointment as president of the SA Institute of Valuers
Jerry Margolius has been appointed president of the SA Institute of Valuers. Errol Van Der Merwe has been appointed divisional general manager for Standard ...
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General Valuations
Jerry Margolius, another Cape Town valuer, says the issue is still being debated. "I am of the opinion that the Receiver could adjust the valuation. ...
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Rates hike will hit the rich hard
Many home-owners in affluent suburbs may not be able to afford to pay their rates in terms of proposed new property tax laws.
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Capital Gains Tax 2000 - 1
André Zybrands FIVSA. 1. GENERAL. In the June 2002 issue of the SA Valuer our colleague Jerry Margolius gave us valuable information with the various ...
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Some good news for Body Corporates but Buyers and Sellers beware!! (22-Mar-2004)
Sectional Titles Amendment Act - The passing of the Sectional Titles Amendment Act, has as yet not had the opportunity to be fully digested by Conveyancers, Body Corporates and Managing Agents, says Jerry Margolius.
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Simplified Capital Gains Tax - to value or not to value
Capital Gains is will come into effect on 1st October 2001, Valuers, if not already experiencing a high demand for their expertise and services, are likely to be faced with new and exciting challenges as the Tax is finally introduced. Let’s try and simplify the complex structures.
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Valuation for land restitution purposes
Over the past years, I have assisted the Land Claims Commission and the Department of Land Affairs, together with some of our other colleagues in trying to identify the problems that we face when undertaking valuation under the auspices of land restitution.
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Local Government: Municipal Property Rates Act
Under section 83 of the Local Government: Municipal Property Rates Act, 2004 (Act No.6 of 2004), I, Fholisani Sydney Mufamadi, hereby make the regulations in the Schedule.
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