Paper mache artist Tessa Rosendorff runs a private gallery and studio from her home in Norwood. She has been making paper mache pots for the past decade – full-time for the last four years. But what she hasn’t mastered yet, is the answer to a
The solar-powered home and electric car is not the way of the future anymore; it’s a reality. This is according to Cape Town-based Perpetual Power Systems Africa director, Mark van Heerden, a systems engineer, who says a grid-tied solar power system is the best investment
Life-long artist and Cape Town jewellery designer, Jenny Woolf of Jenny Woolf Jewellery is noted for her sterling silver and imported leather African collection. Having started her business from scratch three years ago she now employs an additional jeweler and three manufacturers.
Her designs, using a
There is no requirement in law that a landlord has to provide a tenant with an electrical compliance certificate every two years, but it is advisable for a tenant to request a certificate of compliance (CoC) from a landlord when occupying a new premises. This
This delicious recipe for a speciality dish of Southern Germany, was one of the first I ever jotted down while on a six month sojourn in Konstanz, learning how to cook for myself. The picturesque town of Konstanz (Constance in English) is situated on the
To commemorate the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, Knight Frank has examined house price performance in the locations of the Bard’s most iconic plays. Kate Everett-Allen analyses the figures.
From Twelfth Night in Croatia to Midsummer Night’s Dream in Athens, Shakespeare’s 37 plays and 154
Home loan consultants are reported to be “over the moon” about a new online, prequalifying tool that speeds up home loan applications.
While prequalifications are the buzz word in banking circles to try to eliminate bond declines after deeds of sale are presented to them, many
Over the past few years, economic uncertainty and stock market volatility has spawned investor interest in residential rental property. And it can be a great source of income as well as long-term capital gain, but what many investors forget is that those returns are not
Thirty-five apartments remain in the 136-unit The Iron Works in Upper Woodstock, Seeff reports.
The “trendy”, mixed-used development comprises ground floor retail level, three levels of parking and five levels of residential apartments. Completion is scheduled for September 2017.
Seeff agents Bernice Musikanth from the City Bowl
A prospective buyer of a home on auction generally has six weeks from the time that the property has been advertised by a sheriff until the auction sale date.
Unlike auctions involving liquidation sales and insolvent estates, where an auction house will have a show day