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EAAB INVITATION TO ALL ESTATE AGENTS TO ATTEND WORKSHOP ON IMPROVED PROCEDURE TO ISSUE FFCS

The EAAB herein invites all individual full status Estate Agents, Estate Agency Firms, Real Estate sector organisations to an industry workshop on the progress report procedures for the issuance of Fidelity Fund Certificates.

This is a follow-up to our previous meetin held on the 14 July 2021.

Please note we will discuss the following:

  1. Progress Report on Renewal of FFC's and New Application for 2022
  2. Testing of APP for "EAAB at yout Finger Tips"
  3. Workshops on PPA and MSG                                                                                  

Please note that we can only accommodate 250 participants in the workshop. First come, first served.

Date:      Thursday 25 November 2021

Time:      09:00 to 13;00

Nature:    Virtually

Email:  ffcworkshops@eaab.org.za Will be opened for registration from Monday 18 October 2021 at 10h00am and will close on Friday 20 October 2021 at 16h00pm  or  when we reach 250 participants.

Regards,

Ms Mamodupi Mohlala      

CPD MATERIAL FOR 2022
July 18, 2022
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CLARITY OF WHETHER OR NOT THE STANDARD OF TRAINING OF ESTATE AGENTS REGULATIONS OF 2008 ARE STILL APPLICABLE FOLLOWING THE COMING INTO EFFECT OF THE PROPERTY PRACTITIONERS ACT, No.22 OF 2019
June 30, 2022
Following the coming into operation and effect of the Property Practitioners Act, No.22 of 2019 (the PPA) on 1 February 2022, some industry bodies were of the view that the Standard of Training of Estate Agents Regulations of 2008 (the Education Regulations), are no longer applicable as we now have new PPA Regulations. The Property Practitioners...

AN IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL CANDIDATES WHO FAILED TO COMPLY WITH PRACTICE NOTE ETD01/2020 ON EDUCATION REGULATIONS
June 22, 2022
In 2021, the Board of the PPRA issued Practice Note ETD01/2020 giving property practitioners (intern estate agents and principals) who had failed to comply with Education Regulations of 2008 until 30 June 2022 to comply with the said Regulations. In terms of Practice Note ETD01/2020, the property practitioners concerned would have been blocked...

GUIDELINES FOR THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING DEPARTMENT
June 21, 2022
The Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA) is pleased to share with all stakeholders its draft guidelines which cover various aspects in relation to the Education and Training component as outlined in the Regulations and generally relevant practices. In this regard, the Authority invites your reviews, comments and questions on these...

LAST PHASE-INVITATION TO ATTEND PUBLIC HEARINGS REGARDING RACISM PRACTICES WITHIN THE PROPERTY SECTOR
June 20, 2022
The hearings were prompted by receipt of written comments pertaining to alleged racism practices within the property sector as well as an investigation undertaken by the PPRA as a result of the complaint report received against a Property Practitioner (EstateAgent) in the Western Cape province. The PPRA is hosting a series of hearings and...

THREE (3) YEAR 2023 FIDELITY FUND CERTIFICATE RENEWALS
June 7, 2022
Please take note of this important notification that will assist you in obtaining your three (3) year 2023 fidelity fund certificate without any delays. Regulation 15.4 states that every property practitioner to whom a fidelity fund certificate or registration certificate, as the case may be, has already been issued in respect of a specific...

AVAILABILITY OF STUDY GUIDES
June 1, 2022
Dear Stakeholders Please be  informed  that  we previously mentioned that one of the reasons that exams had to be postponed was due to  the unavailability of study guides. However, we are glad to announce that study guides are now available and candidates may contact the Regulator in that regard and order study guides. Best...

2022 AUDIT REPORTS ON TRUST ACCOUNTS
June 1, 2022
The new Property Practitioners Act (the PPA) which came into effect on 1 February 2022 requires business property practitioners, who have not been exempted from keeping a trust account, to submit an audit report to the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA). According to the repealed Estate Agency Affairs Act (EAAA), audit reports on...

FIC NOTICE- REQUEST TO ESTATE AGENTS (PROPERTY PRACTITIONERS) TO UPDATE RMCPs
May 30, 2022
In order to ensure that DNFBP entities remediate and enhance their RMCPs, in accordance with the required Recommended Actions in Immediate Outcome 4 Preventative Measures of the Mutual Evaluation Report, the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA) is requesting all property practitioners previously included in the definition of...

NOTICE TO PROPERTY PRACTITIONERS TO REGISTER IN TERMS OF SECTION 47(1) OF THE PROPERTY PRACTITIONERS ACT
May 24, 2022
The Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA) hereby gives notice and calls upon all property practitioners who have not registered for their FFC or renewed for 2022 to ensure that they comply with section 47 (1) of the Property Practitioners Act by approaching the PPRA for their registration on or before the 30 June 2022.

IMPLICATIONS OF THE PROPERTY PRACTITIONERS ACT AND REGULATIONS ON THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING ENVIRONMENT
April 21, 2022
The document discusses the implications of the property Practitioners Act and Regulations on the Education and Training Environment.

PRESS STATEMENT: PPRA ON THE COURT ORDER ON THE MATTER BETWEEN MAMODUPI MOHLALA- MULAUDZI AGAINST THE MINISTER OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS AND THE PPRA
April 16, 2022
The Board of the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority ( PPRA ) welcomes the decision of the court handed down on the 14th of April 2022, putting to rest with certainty the unwarranted assertion that the PPRA Board was unlawfully and illegally appointed. In the same token, the court’s decision dismisses the assertion that the...

Draft Guidelines on Audit and Trust Accounts Requirements for Business Property Practitioners.
March 30, 2022
The Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority invites inputs and comments on the attached draft Guidelines on Audit and Trust Accounts Requirements for Business Property Practitioners. .

PPRA CEO PLACED UNDER PRECAUTIONARY SUSPENSION
March 28, 2022
The Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority Board has placed the Chief Executive, Mamodupi Mohlala on precautionary suspension with full pay pending an investigation into allegations against here, received from the Public Service Commission. Her suspension is by no means suggesting a guilty verdict on the part of the CEO.

MYCPD SYSTEM GLITCH
February 28, 2022
MYCPD SYSTEM GLITCH We are aware that some estate agents/property practitioners are currently experiencing technical problems in accessing the MYCPD portal. Our IT Department is busy finding a solution to the challenge.      

PRESS RELEASE: PROPERTYY PRACTITIONERS WARNED AGAINST LATEST SCAM
February 7, 2022
The Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (PPRA) has noted several complaints and enquirers from industry players who received email correspondence from a source purporting to be Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) demanding them to pay outstanding debt in terms of the Estate Agency Affairs Act of 112/76.

IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION: Recent Covid-19 cases at EAAB
December 5, 2021
Dear Stakeholders Management has recently received information that some staff members tested positive with the Covid-19 virus. As a precautionary measure the EAAB  has conducted the deep cleaning/fumigation process which were executed on Friday, 03rd December 2021. 

LAUNCH OF CONSUMER PROTECTION INITIATIVE
July 18, 2016
LAUNCH OF CONSUMER PROTECTION INITIATIVE PRIVYSEAL Following the EAAB's successful pilot of the PrivySeal Consumer Protection Initiative in June 2016, the EAAB requires all registered estate agents to sign up for their Privyseal at www.privyseal.com.

Immediate Release 07 June 2016 - Message from the CEO of the Estate Agency Affairs Board
June 7, 2016
Message from the CEO of the Estate Agency Affairs Board Firstly, my sincere condolences to the entire Lategan family who last week lost a mother, wife, daughter and friend to so many.  I don’t think any of us will ever fully understand the senseless tragedy that took place a week ago, but we pray that you find peace over the weeks and...

EQUALITY PLEDGE
November 30, -0001
“All national groups shall be protected by law against insults to their race and national pride”

STATEMENT ON RACISM IN THE ESTATE AGENCY SECTOR BY THE MULTI-STAKEHOLDER GROUP
November 30, -0001
As the members of the Multi-Stakeholder Group (MSG) we confirm that the MSG fully aligns itself with the sentiments expressed by the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) in the under-mentioned release entitled "Racism has no place in the property sector".

PRESS RELEASE: RACISM HAS NO PLACE IN THE PROPERTY SECTOR
November 30, -0001
Following the recently widely publicised derogatory, offensive and racist remarks posted by estate agent Penny Sparrow on Facebook, the Minister of Human Settlements has instructed the Department of Human Settlements to work with the South African Human Rights Commission and the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) in conducting an enquiry into...

THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE MULTI-STAKEHOLDER GROUP
November 30, -0001
The Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) is gratified to announce the successful establishment of a Multi-Stakeholder Group comprising both itself and estate agency sector representative organisations.

STATEMENT IN RESPECT OF NEW DRAFT REGULATIONS
November 30, -0001
ESTATE AGENCY AFFAIRS BOARD TO ISSUE NEW REGULATIONS INTRODUCING NEW LEVIES AND CONTRIBUTIONS FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

Draft Investigation and Investigations guidelines
November 30, -0001
The Property Practitioners Authority is delighted to share with all stakeholders its draft guidelines which incorporate the Inspections and Investigations processes within the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority for your review, comments and questions.    

AN IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE ONLINE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION EXAMINATION SCHEDULED FOR 19 MAY 2022
November 30, -0001
Following persistent concerns that some candidates have not been able to secure study guides despite ordering them, the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority (“the PPRA”), wishes to announce that the Professional Designation Examination scheduled to take place on 19 May 2022 will now be conducted on 23 June 2022....

Complaint form
November 30, -0001
Complaint form  against a Property Practitioner



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