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Card image 07 July 2014 Daily Maverick

Land reform – and the law of unintended consequences

Under the new Property Valuation Act, the price of land will be fixed by the Valuer-General, and as such, there will be no necessity to reach agreement with the land owner on price. But far from facilitating and accelerating the land restitution process, the new Act is very likely to have the opposite effect.

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