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There are processes in place for this, but it is usually more effective to organise as a community.
The transfer process is halted and the estate of the deceased seller must be reported.
If a buyer breaches the sale agreement, the seller can take them to court.
Depending on her reasoning, you may need to report her to the Housing Department.
The Master of the High Court issues a letter of authority to whoever was nominated to administer a deceased's estate.
You can apply for permanent residence on other grounds, like business. The process is described below.