Allen West Conveyancing Update

Stemmet and Another v Mokhethi and Another (681/2022) [2023] ZASCA 127(04 October 2023)

This is an appeal against the judgment and order of the majority of the full court of the Free State Division of the High Court, Bloemfontein (the full court). The appeal is with the special leave of this Court. The matter concerned the prescription of a claim which Mr and Mrs Mokhethi (the respondents) had instituted against Mr and Mrs Stemmet (the appellants). The claim involved latent and undisclosed defects(the defects) which the respondents discovered some time after they had purchased the appellants’ property situated in Fichardt Park, Bloemfontein (the property). The respondents had viewed the property on two separate occasions. They were impressed with the condition of the property and an agreement of sale was concluded

Kindly read the case in toto.

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