Commercial law, property law


Our well-established and skilled team enables us to provide you with a fully integrated and efficient service, tailored to meet your requirements. We are proud to be on the FNB, Standard Bank and Nedbank bond registration panels.

Our property law services include:
  • Buying and selling of immovable property
  • Valuations of property, i.e for deceased estate purposes
  • Drafting and perusal of lease agreements and notarial contracts
  • Drafting and perusal of purchase agreements, JV’s and development contracts
  • Registration of transfers, including sectional title schemes, developments and townships
  • Registration of bonds, including sectional title and commercial bonds
  • Rezoning, consolidation and subdivision of land, including opening of township schemes, sectional title schemes and the like.
  • All other aspects of conveyancing and transfer
Thys Lourens and Daantjie Malan, our expert team of specialist lawyers are awaiting your call to deal with any type of property law, valuations as well as notarial and other real estate issues.
The Protection of Personal Information Act - What you need to know
July 2017
POPIA signifies the bare minimum standards and requirements for the recording, processing and sharing of personal information. It is essential that both individuals and businesses are acutely aware of the rights and obligations that the Act will confer on them as most, if not all, are privy to varying degrees of personal information on other people and entities.

New insights from the Constitutional Court bench – the “just and equitable” requirement in eviction proceedings
July 2017
On 8 June 2017, the Constitutional Court of South Africa handed down a landmark judgment with regards to the rights of illegal occupants in eviction proceedings in Occupiers of Erven 87 and 88 Berea and Christiaan Frederick De Wet and another. Some media publications’ analysis of the judgment could lead one to believe that in circumstances where homelessness is the fate of a potential evictee, an eviction may not be granted by a court under any circumstances. However, the true legal position is slightly more complex and cannot be summarised in such simple terms

MLV on Radio Helderberg

Tune into Radio Helderberg 93.6 every Wednesday for "Regskolom" at 14h30 to hear one of the legal professionals from Malan Lourens Viljoen share insights into the legal world.


Malan Lourens Viljoen Inc
12 Pickle Street, Strand, 7140
P O Box 1029, Strand, 7139

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