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Q I need advice on what I can do or what process to follow to get my money. I am a landlord and have been working with a certain estate agency since May 2015. I never had problems with rent or any other issue until last

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The Property Buyer Show has released a list of the big players in the industry that will be involved with the show, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 8 to 9 April, as event sponsors. The impressive list of sponsors ranges from

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Q Hi, we have a special general meeting (SGM) coming up next week. Are owners who are in arrears on their levy accounts allowed to vote? – Moira A Hi Moira, according to PMR 20(2) Except for special and unanimous resolutions, a member is not entitled to vote if

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When purchasing a home and registering a bond, a purchaser must be prepared to pay not only the bond registration attorneys’ fees, but a few incidental costs as well. The attorneys’ fees are calculated on an upward sliding scale directly proportional to the bond amount. Other costs

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More than 250 properties, or 80%, in the first phase of the Menlyn Maine residential development that were put to market off-plan in November last year have been snapped up. Retha Schutte, Pam Golding Properties regional executive for the Pretoria region, said investors have shown “unprecedented”

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The lower to mid-market sectional title sector is expected to remain the busiest throughout 2017, with the highest demand for well-priced units under R1,5m likely to drive most of the activity; however, this sub-sector can also be challenging with buyers unable to secure bond finance. This

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There is no user manual for all aspects of homeownership, from moving, to taking occupation and to maintaining and understanding common and uncommon defects. Albert van Wyk has more than 38 years’ worth of building experience and has put all he has learned into a

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“Second to price, quality real estate photography is the most important part of selling property.” This is what Than Meril, successful international real estate investor, believes about the importance of excellent photography. Paul Hamberger, well-known commercial photographer and owner of Paul Hamberger.com Photography, agrees; saying that

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