PROPERTY LAW

The Property Law department at Herold Gie specialises in all aspects of property law including drafting of agreements of sale, advice on tax implications and structures, exchange control regulations, registration of transfers of commercial, industrial, agricultural and residential properties, sectional title schemes, township developments, commercial schemes and mixed use developments, including off-shore developments, registration of servitudes and other notarial agreements, amongst other property related matters.

Property consultancy covers a vast spectrum of legal counsel and includes advice on:

  • Contracts such as an agreements of sale, offer documents, option agreements and other property related agreements
  • Buying or selling sectional title property or embarking on a new sectional title development
  • Purchasing land with a view to establishing a township thereon
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Subdivision, partition or consolidation of land
  • Projects which involve agricultural land
  • Registering servitudes or other rights over land
  • Neighbour law issues
  • Rectification or exchange transfers
  • Leases
  • Mortgage Bonds, loan agreements and other financial transactions (Herold Gie is on the bond registration panel of all major SA banks, and specialises in drafting bond documents for banks and private bonds where the holder of a bond is a private person or other legal entity)
  • Notarial deeds related to property transactions
  • Securitisation
  • Development contracts

Who to speak to:

DIRECTOR

Linda Jordaan

BA LLB PG Dip Tax Law
PROPERTY

Linda joined the firm in 1990 and was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1992.

+27 (0)21 464 4719
DIRECTOR

Martin Vermeulen

B Rek (Acc) LLB
PROPERTY

Martin joined the firm in 1992 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 1994.

+27 (0)21 464 4705
DIRECTOR

Renel Fourie

B Com (Law) LLB
PROPERTY

Renel joined the firm in 2003 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 2005.

+27 (0)21 464 4706
PRACTISING CONSULTANT

Richard Moffat

BA LLB

PRACTISING CONSULTANT

Richard was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1980, a notary in 2000 and joined the firm in 1984.

+27 (0)21 464 4714
PRACTISING CONSULTANT

Tarryn Gravenor

BA LLB
PROPERTY

Richard was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1980, a notary in 2000 and joined the firm in 1984.

+27 (0)21 464 4714
SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Anja Haupt

BA LLB
PROPERTY

Anja joined the firm in 2015 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 2017.

+27 (0)21 464 4707
ASSOCIATE

Corné Botha

BCOM LAW LLB
PROPERTY LAW

Corné was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 2020, a notary in 2021 and joined the firm in 2022.

+27 (0)21 464 4806