Getting Building Plan Approval

Approving building plans first requires the appointment of a SACAP registered architect/designer. SACAP refers to the South African Council for the Architectural Profession. You can find a list of registered professionals at www.sacapsa.com. You may not legally gain approval of a building plan through de-registered, independent architects. For building plan approval, the appointed architect must…

WHERE ARE YOU ON YOUR HOME BUILDING JOURNEY?

1. You’re building off-plan in an estate or development Buying a new home off-plan directly from a developer before it’s built means you don’t pay any transfer duties for taking ownership of the property. In most cases, the attorney registration and transfer fees are also included. If you have an offer to purchase from the…