MEDIA RELEASE: ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD RESPONDS TO THE ORDER GRANTED IN PHILIP vs ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD (39922/12) (2013) ZAGPPHC 276
March 25, 2014
IMMEDIATE RELEASE 25 MARCH 2014 ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD RESPONDS TO THE ORDER GRANTED IN PHILIP vs ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD (39922/12)  ZAGPPHC 276
It gives me great pleasure to announce on behalf of the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB), that, after the conclusion of a comprehensive and rigorous selection process, Mr. Bryan Chaplog has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the EAAB with effect from 1 October 2013.
IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE AGAINST ZINGLE ESTATES CC TRADING AS ADPROP
January 31, 2013
THE SOUTH GAUTENG HIGH COURT, PRETORIA, HAS GRANTED THE ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD A FINAL INTERDICT AGAINST ZINGLE ESTATES CC TRADING AS ADPROP and AGAINST LESLIE ELEAZER INGLESTONE and MILTON ALAN ZINN
THE NORTH GAUTENG HIGH COURT, PRETORIA, GRANTS ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD URGENT INTERIM RELIEF AGAINST CALPECAT PROPERTY SERVICES CC TRADING AS CRIPTON PROPERTY SERVICES AND CATHERINE JANE VAN ZYL (NEE CALITZ)
October 15, 2012
On 2 October 2012, the Estate Agency Affairs Board ('the EAAB') represented by A B Scarrott Attorneys, was granted urgent interim relief against Calpecat Property Services CC trading as Cripton Property Services ('Cripton') and its principal, Ms Catherine Jane Van Zyl ('Van Zyl').
Estate Agents Information Update Form
September 7, 2012
All estate agents are required to update their information in order to enable the EAAB to communicate with estate agents effectively.
PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION EXAMINATION INFORMATION
August 21, 2012
The Professional Designation Examination (PDE) is an integrated test of knowledge for estate agents contemplated in regulation of the Education Regulations promulgated under Government Notice R.633 on 04 June 2008. In terms of regulations 4(3) no persons may be registered by the EAAB as a full status agent unless that person has successfully...
EAAB Relocates to Department of Human Settlements
July 13, 2012
The Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) has with effect from 17 May 2012 been relocated from the Department of Trade and Industry to the Department of Human Settlements which will, henceforth, be the Executive Authority of the EAAB. This move, which has been in the offing, for some time, is welcomed by the EAAB which hopes to cement fraternal ties...
EAAB Relocation to DHS as they continue to forge ahead
July 13, 2012
It may, at the outset, be recorded that the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) was, with effect from 17 May 2012, relocated from the Department of Trade and Industry to the Department of Human Settlements which now constitutes its Executive Authority. It should be emphasised, furthermore, that the EAAB is an entirely self-funding entity which...
Fidelity Fund Certificates returned unclaimed by the Post Office
February 14, 2012
November 7, 2011
To provide for the establishment of an Estate Agency Affairs Board and an Estate Agents Fidelity Fund; for the control of certain activities of estate agents in the public interest; and for incidental matters. The core function of the Registration department is to ensure the management of the registration processes of all applications pertaining...
The new outcomes based educational framework for estate agents is contained in the Regulations Relating to the Standard of Training of Estate Agents which was published in the Government Gazette on 4 June 2008 and came into operation on 15 July 2008.
08 September 2011 Unauthorised Release of Forensic Report
September 8, 2011
The Estate Agency Affairs Board ("the EAAB") has noted, with regret, that certain details of a forensic report by Deloitte & Touche ("Deloittes") into Ms Nomonde Mapetla's alleged mis-management of her office appear to have been recently leaked to the media.
31 May 2011 The EAAB Rejects the unfounded allegations made by Wendy Machanik with the contempt it deserves
May 31, 2011
While it was not the initial intention of the Estate Agency Affairs Board ("the EAAB") publicly to comment on the unfounded and unsubstantiated allegations raised by Ms. Machanik at the Commercial Crimes Court hearing on 30 May 2011, the fact that these allegations have now been placed in the public domain by Ms. Machanik leaves the...
01 April 2011 Allegation by former CEO
April 1, 2011
The Estate Agency Affairs Board ("the EAAB") has noted with grave concern the statements in today's media by its dismissed Chief Executive Officer, Ms Nomonde Mapetla, that disciplinary action was taken against her by the EAAB on the instructions of the Honourable Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Rob Davies.
The Estate Agency Affairs Board ("EAAB"), mindful of the imminent coming into operation of the Consumer Protection Act, believes that it is essential that all professional estate agents should also be required to play an active role in the effective implementation of the new consumer protection regime.
20 November 2009 Study Guide for the Professional Estate Agent: NQF LEVEL 4 Wins International Award
November 20, 2009
The award was presented to the EAAB at the ARELLO (Association of Real Estate License Law Officials) annual general conference recently held in the USA, Miami, Florida.
03 March 2014 - Immediate Release - Auction Alliance
November 30, -0001
On 27 February 2014 the Constitutional Court of South Africa handed down judgement in the dispute between the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) on the one side and Auction Alliance and Rael Levitt on the other. The Constitutional Court has confirmed that the provisions of S32A of the Estate Agency Affairs Act and S45B of the Financial...