REJ - May 2020

ORAL MANDATES VALID BUT RISKY – 29 May 2020

The protracted skirmishes between a seller and estate agent evidenced in this judgment illustrate the difficulties that
arise when a mandate is not reduced to writing, confirmed via email or text message, or recorded in any other way.
Pather v Wakefields Real Estate (Pty) Limited (AR82/2016) [2020] ZAKZPHC 16 (29 May 2020)…