On this episode we talk about securing legal representation with Legal Aid. What is Legal Aid? Who can secure legal representation? Legal aid functions? [Original post here]
On today’s episode we talk about Constructive Eviction and Spoliation Order. What happens when your landlord disconnects your water, electricity or change locks? What are your rights as a tenant? [Original post here]
On this episode we talk about Registering on the housing waiting list. What is the criteria to be on the housing waiting list? The housing backlog is overburdened while there’s insufficient provision of housing. What other alternatives should the City consider in redressing the housing backlog and the spatial injustice? We’re joined by Karen Hendricks…
On this episode we talk about Appeal and Rescission. What happens when the court grants an eviction against you? What procedures put in place to appeal your eviction? Do you have any options? Listen to find out more. [Original post here]
On this episode we talk about Court order & execution. What happens when the court grants an eviction against you? What are you options? Listen to Ndifuna Ukwazi’s attorney Mpho Raboeane and Community Organiser Aphiwe Ngalo discussing court orders and execution with Zainab Bean on Radio786 – 100.4FM. [Original post here]
On this episode we talk about Rent Arrears and Rent-Interdict Summons. This session helps us understand how defaulting on payment can lead to your landlord claiming rental arrears. In addition we talk about how to challenge unfair and/or inaccurate claims.
Ndifuna Ukwazi Executive Director Adi Kumar speaks to Africa Melane on social housing in South Africa. [Orignal post here]
In case you’ve missed it! RENTAL HOUSING TRIBUNAL Courts can be expensive for both landlord and tenant. We advocate for meaningful engagements between landlord and tenants prior to taking legal action – in most cases this isn’t the prefered route. The Rental Housing Tribunal plays a role of a mediator in eviction matters. In this…
On this episode of On the Couch with Zainab Bean on Radio 786 – 100.4FM, we talk about what happens during an eviction hearing and what you can do should you NOT have legal representation. Can you represent yourself? Listen to the end to find out.
On this episode of On the Couch with Zainab Bean we talk about the current position on evictions now that the state of disaster has come to an end and the golden rule: no one may be evicted without a court order.