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We bought municipal land but don't have a title deed. What can we do?

Title deeds are the only legal proof of ownership. Talk to the municipality from which the land was purchased.

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I was awarded an erf 18 years ago but didn’t know about it. What should I do?

The municipality should still have records of awards of land made in 2002/3

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How can I transfer ownership of a plot I bought?

You need to consult with a conveyancing attorney

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How can my church retain its registration of a site under a new name?

The existing title needs to be cancelled

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How do I go about buying municipal land in a township to develop and rent out to students?

There are several different ways of buying municipal land.

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