Ghislaine graduated from University of Stellenbosch with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (with Law) and an LLB in 2009 and 2011 respectively. Further to that, she completed the final part of her LLB degree at the Maastricht University in Maastricht, The Netherlands. Ghislaine was admitted as an Attorney in February 2015 and as Conveyancer in May 2016. She is currently working between the Cape Town and Helderberg offices where she focuses on all aspects relating to residential developments. Her strengths lie in transfer and bond registrations, sectional title and property law in general.

Video Article | Invasive species

Invasive species: In October 2014, the Alien and Invasive Species Regulations, issued in terms of environmental legislation, came into operation

The main aim of the provisions is to prevent more alien invasive species coming into South Africa and also to address the established invasive species that are most harmful and destructive to our indigenous plants and species. A total of 559 alien species are listed as invasive! The provisions place certain responsibilities on the shoulders of land owners and we explain briefly what each land owner should know in this regard, both when holding on to his land and when he sells the property.