Belinda is a Director of the firm and has been practising as a property Attorney and Conveyancer with STBB for over 20 years. She is based at the Claremont branch and specializes in property law. Belinda heads up the Residential Transfers Department at the Claremont branch. Her day to day tasks involves working with an amazing team of paralegals and candidate attorneys on all aspects pertaining to the transferring of property in SA, the negotiation and conclusion of Agreements of Sale, the drafting of and matters pertaining to leases (residential and commercial), subdivision of property and zoning matters, the registration of Sectional Title Schemes, farm sales, the registration of mortgage bonds, including private bonds, and any and all inter-related matters. These include the financial and tax aspects, usufructs, right of way servitudes, restrictive title deed conditions, trust and company considerations, dealing with non-residents buying or selling, resolving disputes in respect of defects discovered at a property or non-disclosure, breach of contract , the Consumer Protection Act, the National Credit Act and more.  Belinda writes articles on various property law topics and gives regular training to real estate agents on all aspects of selling and purchasing a property in South Africa. Belinda is a skilled problem solver and negotiator, passionate about STBB, the property industry as a whole and at all times, client service remains her number one priority.

Newsflash | Delays on rates figures and clearance certificates

The City of Cape Town has upgraded their software system and this is causing significant delays in the issuing of rates figures as well as clearance certificates.

Upgrades of this nature usually require a settling in period during which teething problems will cause temporary delays; however, we are assured that the system will soon be up to speed again and we respectfully request that you join us in applying patience and understanding to the situation.

We shall keep you updated in this regard.