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Q Hi, we are currently paying a monthly levy of R1,263 to the body corporate and a monthly fee of R1,200 to the homeowners association (HOA). What amount of CSOS levy should we be paying per month? - Indira A Hi Indira, the CSOS levies would be R14 on

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Over the past 20 years, more and more homeowners have turned to solar power to heat up water and provide light and warmth in their homes. It is also becoming increasingly popular in sectional title complexes and estates as owners seek to reduce energy costs

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Times have changed, and while you didn't need a cellphone when you were nine, and was perfectly alright without one, the fact remains that times have indeed changed. Your child is living in a completely different world and the ability to reach you in an

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There can be some confusion when it comes to who is responsible for which elements of maintenance on a rental property. “Some aspects fall on the landlord and some on the tenants – it isn’t automatically all up to the landlord, and there is no

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Buying a home has always been a laborious, protracted process that required hours of wading through countless interchangeable property photos then finding the time required for multiple viewings, but the reality is this is becoming increasingly incongruous in our fast-paced modern world where instant gratification

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It takes, on average, 12 weeks for a property to be transferred into your name. This means that, depending on when your own home was sold or your lease expired, you run the risk of being “homeless” for a couple of months. Seemingly the most obvious

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