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Q Hi, we have recently bought a property and it was transferred on 9 May, 2017. We have found that the electricity is not compliant in certain respects and the garage roof has rotting roof trusses which we were not told need to be replaced. There

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Let’s be honest: Selling your first home is probably more stressful than buying your first home. You now have to decide on a price, going with an agent or privately, what is a fair commission, and how you want your home (with all its precious

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It’s every seller’s worst nightmare: You enlist an estate agent and place your home on the market, get a few serious enquiries and an offer to purchase, only to have the buyer’s bond application rejected. A new potential buyer puts in an offer and again

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If suburbs with lower crime rates are more attractive to property buyers and tenants, and can attract higher sale and rental prices, why is Western Cape property some of the most expensive in the country? According to property data analytics company, Lightstone - which used crime

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Grassy Park’s newest development, Cedar Place – developed by Asrin Property Developers – launches this month. The apartment complex will consist of 98 units (14 studios and 84 two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartments) in three- and four-storey walk-up blocks. Prices range from R499,900 to R659,900 (including VAT and transfer fees). “Whether you’re

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In the recent case of the body corporate of Empire Gardens v Sithole, the body corporate applied for the sequestration of an owner in the sectional title scheme to recover their arrears levies after they had exhausted all other remedies. The benefit of a sequestration order

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